Tag: Conservative Critique
Must We Go Abroad Searching for Monsters to Destroy?
On Independence Day, 1821, President John Quincy Adams gave a timeless speech where he laid out the foreign policy a nation conceived should pursue: “Wherever the standard of freedom and Independence has been or shall be unfurled, there will her heart, her benedictions, and her prayers be. But she goes not abroad, in search of…
It Has Been One Thousand Days Since “Fifteen Days to Slow the Spread,” and What Did We Learn?
On March 16, 2020, President Trump announced his plan to stop the pandemic: “Fifteen days to slow the spread.” That was one thousand days ago, and what did we learn? Never empower the state during a crisis.