For those who were born and raised under the stars and stripes, freedom is as natural as the sky being blue and the grass being green. It is the normal state of being for Americans so much so that it is sometimes difficult to comprehend that it does not have to be this way. For […]
Continuing a theme that was explored a few days ago, in part one of this two part series on the realities of supporting president Trump, this article will explore the final three. First some context is in order. These articles are meant to explore a drain of enthusiasm that I have noticed among some […]
Yesterday, Democratic frontrunner Joe Biden apologized for his working with segregationists in the past. The Hill reported that he maintains he did the right thing by working with those with whom he fervently disagreed with but apologized if he came off as supporting their views. Without doubt, having to defend oneself on the campaign trail […]
When Donald Trump was elected in 2016, he rode a wave of enthusiasm for overthrowing the current balance of power in politics. Over time though, among some of his supporters this enthusiasm has waned. The extent of this rot in his base and in the wider Trump coalition is unknown but nonetheless is there. I […]
My name is Cruz K. M. Marquis, founder of the Conservative Critique. This blog has been created to address a thorough lacking of philosophical backbone in the contemporary American political discourse. Much mud is slung by both sides and demagoguery has become all too common. What should be rational discussion has devolved into a shouting match and all too often little of what is said is coherent.