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Rep. Dan Bishop Exposes The Massive Omnibus Bill

Representative Dan Bishop wrote a massively viral Twitter thread in December, breaking down the shocking amount of waste in the most recent “Omnibus” bill signed into law. Read the full thread below.

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Iraq, Afghanistan Provide Lessons on US Weapons Flows

Will this latest batch of weapons headed to Ukraine finally win the peace? While this is possible, do we fully understand what we are giving up to do so? As history shows, no matter how advanced a weapon is, someone will eventually figure out a way to counter it.

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George Kennan’s Warning on Ukraine

“If alive today, Kennan would note the danger of cornering the Russians to the point where they might lash out. He would also gesture toward the United States’ multiple problems at home and wonder how this exposed presence in Eastern Europe accorded with the long-term foreign and domestic interests of the American people.”

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The Geopolitics of Microchips

The US and China are fighting a war. It’s a weird one that’s hard to see. It’s being fought in government offices, in company boardrooms. And it’s being fought over the most important technology in the world: Microchips.

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Make Birth Free

Too many feel they cannot start or grow their families because of our disordered politics and warped economy…But we can reorder our culture. And that starts by making birth free, write Catherine Glenn Foster and Kristen Day.

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Higher Ed Reform in Red States

States and professional agencies should encourage paths to work around higher ed, so that they do not have a credentialing monopoly on tomorrow’s professional class, writes Scott Yenor in American Reformer.

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Do We Really Need More Immigrant Workers?

We face a stark choice: Either we figure out how to get more working-age Americans back into jobs, or we allow more immigrants in and then try to deal with the social problems that low labor force participation exacerbates, writes Steven Camarota in The Washington Times.

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20 Years of Main Street Conservatism (ft. Emile Doak)

In Today’s episode of “Moment of Truth,” Saurabh sits down with Emile Doak, Executive Director of The American Conservative and co-author of “Main Street Conservatism: The Future of the Right,” to discuss the history of The American Conservative Magazine, how they’ve been right from the beginning on hot button issues from the war in Iraq, to gay marriage, to illegal immigration and assimilation, and what’s at stake for the future of conservatism and the United States of America writ large.

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Capitalism Killed the American West

“In all of his writings he is resistant to the idea that settlers and small-time workers of the American West were the engines of the genocide and despoliation that came to the region in their wake.”

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Richard Nixon, New Deal Nationalist

“Stability, security, authority, trust, balance—to the degree that the term “Burkean” means anything in the American context, surely it is in the restoration of these qualities in American public and society in the face of their precipitous decline. Where Moynihan and Nixon departed from the liberals of their time was in their modesty about policy’s ability to do anything about this.”

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Why Russia Fell Flat (feat. Dr. Jon Askonas)

In Today’s episode of “Moment of Truth,” Saurabh and Nick sit down with Dr. Jon Askonas, Assistant Professor of Politics at Catholic University and Russia expert, to discuss the war in Ukraine, why Russia and the West overestimated Russia’s military capabilities, Putin’s next move, plus the future of AI, shipping, trade, China, and where the conservative movement went wrong.

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The Collapse of Globalization and America’s Retreat

Peter Zeihan, geopolitical strategist and author of The End of the World Is Just the Beginning: Mapping the Collapse of Globalization, joins The Realignment to discuss why 2019 may have been the world’s economic peak, which nations will rise and fall as globalization collapses, and why America’s lost interest in keeping the system going.

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One Way Government

Any future leader on the Right serious about fixing our problems must start by aiming to dismantle the administrative state, clear out the entrenched bureaucracy and return power back to an executive who can actually govern the country.