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Immigration

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Jeff Sessions: Big Business Uses Immigrants For Cheap Labor

“I felt the power of groups like the Chamber of Commerce…big business intere...

By Moment of Truth

True ‘Compassion’ Requires Secure Borders and Stopping Illegal Immigration

Despite the enormous challenges facing America's working class, those same maste...

By JD Vance

Immigration Has Winners and Losers

It’s way more complicated than left versus right, writes Michael Lind....

By Michael Lind

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The Case Against Immigration: Why The United States Should Look Out for Itself

Outlining his position on immigration in August of last year, Donald Trump, then...

By Steven Camarota

Our Apocalyptic Border (feat. Mark Krikorian) | Ep. 22

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh and Nick sit down with Mark Krikorian, Exe...

By Moment of Truth

Don’t Bother Learning to Code

Ruthless outsourcing will be the death of the American Dream, writes Pedro Gonza...

By Pedro Gonzalez

Books

They’re Not Listening: How The Elites Created the National Populist Revolution

They're Not Listening serves as a fantastic primer on the issues that young patr...

By Ryan J. Girdusky and Harlan Hill

The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam

Douglas Murray examines the migration crisis in Europe, and how to move forward....

By Douglas Murray

Melting Pot or Civil War?: A Son of Immigrants Makes the Case Against Open Borders

For too long, liberals have suggested that only cruel, racist, or nativist bigot...

By Reihan Salam

Sovereignty

Illegal Immigration Destroys Sovereignty

Our ruling classes reject our right to govern ourselves, writes Edward J. Erler...

By Edward J. Erler

Citizenship, Immigration, and the Nation-State

A reply to the hysterical arguments made by progressive liberals and others....

By Edward J. Erler

Symposium: The Case Against Birthright Citizenship

A Claremont Institute debate series on the question of Birthright Citizenship. T...

By The Editors

Podcasts

Our Apocalyptic Border (feat. Mark Krikorian) | Ep. 22

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh and Nick sit down with Mark Krikorian, Exe...

By Moment of Truth

New York Values Come To Town | Ryan Girdusky on Immigration | Moment of Truth Ep. 2

In today's episode, Saurabh, Nick, and guest Ryan James Girdusky discuss Trump, ...

By Moment of Truth

Christopher Caldwell: On Populism in Europe and Multiculturalism in America

Caldwell joins the American Mind podcast to talk about Orbán’s Hungary and th...

By The American Mind Podcast

Economics

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The Right’s Biggest Struggle Today Is Confronting What The Market Does To Communities

Conservatives know how to resist the bad ideas of the left. We are less sure how...

By Nathanael Blake

Tucker Investigates: What Is Destroying Rural America?

The influence of Wall Street hedge funds is slowly creeping into rural America. ...

By Fox News

Understanding Economic Nationalism

The free market of Goldman Sachs is not the free market of the lemonade stand....

By Darren J. Beattie

Dive Deeper

A New Golden Age of Governance

"We are not anywhere near a fully developed society—we are mostly not even dev...

By Wolf Tivy

The Hedge Funds Are Not Your Friends (feat. Oren Cass)

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh and Nick sit down with Oren Cass, Executiv...

By Moment of Truth

Preserve The American Dream By Reining In Wall Street

A rentership society would be disastrous for the middle class and antithetical t...

By Ben Frogel

Industrial Policy

Inside Operation Warp Speed: A New Model for Industrial Policy

"OWS was a triumph of American industrial and innovation policy. It saved countl...

By David Adler

The Future of China’s Semiconductor Industry

"For the foreseeable future, the semiconductor industry will remain a critical s...

By Paul Triolo

America Needs An Industrial Policy

Arthur Herman, author of Freedom's Forge—a book that illustrates how American ...

By Arthur Herman

Woke Capital

Corporate Actual Responsibility: A Conversation with Senator Josh Hawley

Senator Josh Hawley talks with American Compass executive director Oren Cass abo...

By The American Compass Podcast

The Rise of Corporate-State Tyranny

"In wealthy societies, a large part of the corporate elite does not see widespre...

By Joel Kotkin

Corporations That Undermine American Values Don’t Deserve GOP Support

"These hypocrites want to have it both ways: to coast off everything that makes ...

By Sen. Marco Rubio

Unions and Class Politics

Labor’s Conservative Heart

"Enthusiasm for a strong labor movement is anything but Marxist," writes Brian D...

By Brian Dijkema

The New Labor Crisis Is the Biggest Opportunity in a Generation

In a world economy that has seen labor's share of income drop for generations, t...

By Joel Kotkin

The Double Horseshoe Theory of Class Politics

According to elite neoliberalism, the US and Western Europe today are imperfect ...

By Michael Lind

Books

Freedom’s Forge: How American Business Produced Victory in World War II

Arthur Herman's case study on how American titans of industry worked in tandem w...

By Arthur Herman

The Once and Future Worker

In this book, Oren Cass proposes a series of conservative proposals to restore t...

By Oren Cass

The National System of Political Economy

Friedrich List draws on his time in the United States to craft a nationalist the...

By Friedrich List

Family & Culture

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Welcoming Back The Traditional, One-Income Family

"Good news on the cultural front is rare in 2020s America, so we should gleefull...

By Steve Cortes

Radical Normalcy

"The New Right must resist digital fantasy and reconnect with the physical world...

By Nate Hochman

Wherever Home Is Now, Stay There

In her new book, Grace Olmstead illustrates the ills of industrial agriculture a...

By Emile Doak

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The Family Policy Imperative

We now have a system that forces would-be parents to think of their children as ...

By Gladden Pappin

Eduard Habsburg On Hungary’s Family Policy Successes

A TAC conversation with Hungarian ambassador to the Holy See and Twitter persona...

By Jonathon Van Maren

For the Children: America’s Fertility Rate Problem

Conservative policy-makers turn their attention to declining fertility rates, wr...

By Michael Brendan Dougherty

Culture and Education

Why We Can’t Count Our Country Or Do Anything Else (feat. Adam Korzeniewski)

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh and Nick sit down with former U.S. Marine...

By Moment of Truth

How Critical Race Theory Led to Kendi

"Pop 'antiracism' is the logical conclusion of CRT," writes Aaron Sibarium in Th...

By Aaron Sibarium

The West’s Cultural Revolution is Over

"The return of censorship, speech codes and taboos suggests society returning to...

By Ed West

Urbanism and Architecture

Why Architecture Is Political

"Architecture is not just the expression of our positive political values, but a...

By Aris Roussinos

Making Federal Architecture Great Again

Ignore the critics: President Trump’s federal architecture executive order is ...

By Colette Arredondo

The Aesthetics of Architecture

A landmark account of architectural theory and practice from acclaimed philosoph...

By Sir Roger Scruton

Marriage, Feminism, and Motherhood

A Civilizational Crisis

"A country that has children is a healthy country that is worth living in. It ta...

By J.D. Vance

Marriage With Family at Its Center

In trying times, spouses realize that the core of their relationship is caring f...

By Brad Wilcox

Soulmates are Fake (feat. Brad Wilcox) | Ep. 23

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Nick and Emma sit down with Brad Wilcox, Director ...

By Moment of Truth

Conservation

Land, Water, Air, Body. Conserving What Matters (feat. Micah Meadowcroft) | Moment of Truth Ep. 4

In today's episode, Saurabh, Nick, and esteemed guest Micah Meadowcroft discuss ...

By Moment of Truth

Look Back For The Future Of Conservative Environmentalism

Micah Meadowcroft charts the long history of environmentalism on the right from ...

By Micah Meadowcroft

The Saint of the City Goes Rural: Dorothy Day and the Life of the Land

Dorothy Day’s vision was one of learning from the land, that the cities might ...

By Myles Werntz

Foreign Policy

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Data-Driven Defeat: Information Versus Interests in Afghanistan

"A broad consensus among the D.C. foreign policy establishment has held that Ame...

By Jacob Siegel

Please Don’t Get Us into Another War (feat. John Allen Gay) | Moment of Truth Ep. 14

In today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh, Nick and guest John Allen Gay, Executive ...

By Moment of Truth

President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s Warning Against The “Military Industrial Complex”

President Eisenhower's dire last-minute warning against what he called 'The Mili...

By US National Archives

Dive Deeper

To End Our Empire In Afghanistan (feat. Will Ruger)

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh and Jake sit down with Will Ruger, a veter...

By Moment of Truth

The True Cost of War (feat. Joe Kent) | Moment of Truth Ep. 16

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh & Nick sit down with Joe Kent, former Gree...

By Moment of Truth

Exiting Afghanistan: Ending America’s Longest War

“It is not too late to declare victory over the forces that compelled the Unit...

By Benjamin H. Friedman

Good Reads

Restraint: A New Foundation for U.S. Grand Strategy

The United States, Barry R. Posen argues in Restraint, has grown incapable of mo...

By Barry R. Posen

Overthrow: America’s Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq

A former foreign correspondent for The Boston Globe and The New York Times, Step...

By Stephen Kinzer

Stealth War: How China Took Over While America’s Elite Slept

Robert Spalding pulls back the curtain in the Stealth War to show the extent of ...

By Robert Spalding

Great Power Competition

A Strategy for Avoiding Two-Front War

The greatest risk facing the twenty-first-century United States, short of an out...

By A. Wess Mitchell

Interests, Not Values, Should Guide America’s China Strategy

America should seek to expand its coalition of allies and partners—but based o...

By Elbridge Colby

The Case for Offshore Balancing

In this piece, John Mearsheimer and Stephen Walt argue that the United States sh...

By John J. Mearsheimer and Stephen M. Walt

China

Why Chinese 5G and Missile Silos Don’t Mix (feat. Commissioner Brendan Carr) | Moment of Truth Ep. 18

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh and Nick sit down with FCC Commissioner Br...

By Moment of Truth

Xi Jinping in Translation: China’s Guiding Ideology

Giving context to China's stated guiding ideology with Xi Jinping at the helm, T...

By Tanner Greer

Chinese Professor Reveals Plot in Shock Video: US Elites and China Have Teamed Up to Take Control Of America

In the United States, the press, big tech, and Washington all collaborate to con...

By Revolver News

Russia

Why Russia and China Are Strengthening Security Ties

Alexander Gabuev explores whether or not the United States has played a role in ...

By Alexander Gabuev

Glenn Greenwald On Why People Are Afraid To Speak Out Against US-Russia Standoff

Glenn Greenwald joined Tucker Carlson Tonight to discuss escalating tensions wit...

By Tucker Carlson Tonight

The Imperative Of Prudent U.S.-Russia Policy

This piece argues that the United States must find a way to co-exist with Russia...

By Daniel DePetris

Power & Politics

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America’s Collapsing Meritocracy Is a Recipe for Revolt

Chinese history shows what happens when an old system loses its force....

By Paul Musgrave

Cementing the GOP as the Working-Class Party

President Trump gave the Republican Party a political gift: we are now the party...

By Rep. Jim Banks

The Real Class War

In this essay, Krein argues that the real class war in America is not between th...

By Julius Krein

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Madness in the Ruling Class: Who is leading our country?

In this episode of Feudal Future, guests Julius Krein and Aaron Renn join the sh...

By Feudal Future

Initiating American Renewal (feat. Russ Vought) | Moment of Truth Ep. 11

In today's episode, Saurabh, Nick and guest Russ Vought, President of the Center...

By Moment of Truth

While Rome Burns (feat. David Azerrad) | Moment of Truth Ep. 10

In today's episode, Saurabh, Nick and guest David Azerrad discuss corruption in ...

By Moment of Truth

Big Tech

The Chains of Digital Oligarchy (feat. Allum Bokhari)

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh and Nick sit down with Allum Bokhari to di...

By Moment of Truth

Why Chinese 5G and Missile Silos Don’t Mix (feat. Commissioner Brendan Carr) | Moment of Truth Ep. 18

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh and Nick sit down with FCC Commissioner Br...

By Moment of Truth

It’s Time For Conservatives To Take On Big Tech Tyrants. Here’s How

“If conservatives want to preserve access to the online infrastructure of comm...

By Rachel Bovard

Debates on Nationalism

End Nationalism, End America

Today’s globalist dogma is incompatible with our country’s survival, writes ...

By John Fonte

They’re Not Listening: How The Elites Created the National Populist Revolution

They're Not Listening serves as a fantastic primer on the issues that young patr...

By Ryan J. Girdusky and Harlan Hill

Return of the Strong Gods: Nationalism, Populism, and the Future of the West

Disintegrating politics in America and Europe are a sign that after three genera...

By R.R. Reno

Debates: Law and Order

Josh Hammer Explains ‘Common Good Originalism’

In this featured clip from the Moment of Truth Podcast, Josh Hammer explains dif...

By Moment of Truth Podcast

Originalism, Justice, and Common-Good, Oh My! (feat. Josh Hammer) | Moment of Truth Ep. 7

In today's episode, Saurabh, Nick, and esteemed guest Josh Hammer discuss the ov...

By Moment of Truth

Recover the Moral Imperative of Law and Order

Conservatives should lead the way in moving the pendulum back toward the rule of...

By Josh Hammer

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Jim Traficant: The Youngstown Prophet

No national politician of his era spoke more forcefully to what have become the ...

By Matthew Walther

So, you want to win elections?

Things stopped working in this country about 50 years ago. But it wasn’t reall...

By Chris Buskirk

James Burnham’s Managerial Elite

Krein explores the thought of James Burnham and its development throughout his l...

By Julius Krein

History & Philosophy

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The Origins of Western Civilization

The first part in a free eight-part series hosted by Victor Davis Hanson, The Od...

By Victor Davis Hanson

The Foundationalist Manifesto: The Politics of Future Past

Charles Haywood at The Worthy House offers a way out of liberalism, presenting a...

By Charles Haywood

The Managerial Revolution: What Is Happening in the World

Written during the opening phase of World War II, James Burnham proposed the the...

By James Burnham

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Constitution 101 Lecture Series

"Learn the meaning of the Constitution and the principles of American government...

By Hillsdale College

Boomers: The Men and Women Who Promised Freedom and Delivered Disaster

"With two recessions and a botched pandemic under their belt, the Boomers are th...

By Helen Andrews

First Principles: What America’s Founders Learned from the Greeks and Romans and How That Shaped Our Country

Recommended by American Moment's COO Nick Solheim. ...

By Thomas E. Ricks

On Conservatism

The Masters of The Universe (feat. Attorney General Jeff Sessions)

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh and Nick sit down with Jeff Sessions, form...

By Moment of Truth

Can Conservatism Be More Than a Grudge?

"Republicans in power would seldom even consider a major infrastructure program ...

By Julius Krein

American Nationalists

Alexander Hamilton's Federalist Party provides a blueprint for conservatives tod...

By Ofir Haivry and Yoram Hazony

Art and Aesthetics

Why Architecture Is Political

"Architecture is not just the expression of our positive political values, but a...

By Aris Roussinos

Talking with Roger Kimball About Beaty, Aesthetics, & National Vitality

What does a civilization's idea of beauty say about it's health? When did the pr...

By Chris Buskirk

The Death of Socrates: How To Read A Painting

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By Nerdwriter1

A Few Classics

The Old Man and the Sea

One of Hemingway’s greatest works, the old man and the sea is a parable about ...

By Ernest Hemingway

Democracy in America

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By Alexis de Toqueville

Reflections on the Revolution in France

Burke’s Reflections on the Revolution is one of the founding texts of Anglo-Am...

By Edmund Burke

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