Content tagged with "conservative"

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos
Book Review
October 10, 2019
151

“I don’t disagree with the author’s advice (the 12 rules themselves are just good common sense), but his writing style did not fit with me. He meanders, and tells stories that are way, way removed from…”

A Conflict of Visions: Ideological Origins of Political Struggles
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October 2, 2016
34

“I did not write a review for this book.”

Conscience of a Conservative: A Rejection of Destructive Politics and a Return to Principle
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Book Review
August 15, 2017
133

“I enjoyed this book, which is more of a rebuke of President Trump than anything else. I agreed with most everything in it, and Flake makes his case well, though I don’t know what other purpose the…”

The Conservative Heart: How to Build a Fairer, Happier, and More Prosperous America
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July 26, 2021
257

“I’m not really a Conservative, but I do a fair amount of conservative reading. With that perspective, this is a well-written and thoughtful book. Its basic premise is this: Liberal policies have hurt…”

The Conservative Mind: From Burke to Eliot
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Book Review
November 30, 2018
130

“I’m giving this five stars just because it’s so comprehensive, and I applaud the detail of the work. But…it’s a lot. Perhaps read this blog post from Kirk Center: Ten Conservative Principles This is…”

The Conservative's Handbook: Defining the Right Position on Issues from A to Z
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Book Review
February 3, 2016
596

“I am a Democrat. I like to think of myself as liberal, but sometimes I think I just say this to be contrarian. Sure enough, this book has me thinking I’m much more conservative than I say I am. I…”

How Now Shall We Live?
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September 9, 2014
87

“Much better than I expected. As a Democrat, I read this as a counterpoint to my inherent views and found that I liked it quite a bit. Colson is a very good writer, and the book is engaging. While I…”

Reality: A Plain-Talk Guide to Economics, Politics, Government and Culture
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October 2, 2016
35

“I did not write a review for this book.”

Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right
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Book Review
November 13, 2016
38

“I did not write a review for this book.”