The New Deal led to the rise of the administrative state, to which Congress frequently delegates its regulatory power.
Progressive thinkers rejected many of the ideas upon which the U.S. Constitution was based. They declared the Founding Fathers irrelevant and natural law dead.
David Woolner’s book, ‘The Last 100 Days: FDR at War and Peace,’ makes some highly disputable claims about FDR’s handing of the Yalta Conference in 1945 in order to make the dying president’s statecraft look more competent.
Henry Olsen discussed how Ronald Reagan thought the government should help those in economical need on this episode of Federalist Radio.
Giving the federal government control of the Internet wouldn’t bring greater freedom—it would enable bureaucrats and lobbyists to run the show.
Our greatest presidents drank—some responsibly, others to hooch-happy excess. The effects of alcohol seem to have enhanced their statesmanship.
Progressives keep using the language of ‘rights’ to excuse and facilitate their agenda. But the word doesn’t mean what they think it means.
He may not be a conservative, but he is a maverick—and he’s not afraid to destroy the New Deal’s progressive, regulatory legacy.
A presidential election holds serious consequences. But if the republic can’t survive one bad executive, then it’s already dead.
A new book romanticizes the New Deal, but fails to grasp how such a liberal watershed doubled down on Jim Crow and anti-immigrant sentiment.
Craig Shirley is an author, historian and biographer who has written four books on President Ronald Reagan. His latest book, Last Act, describes Reagan’s life post-presidency and the legacy that emerged in his final years.
In order to comply with the cultural standards of today, the Democratic Party must change its name or else be tainted by its oppressive historical baggage.
Although the 2016 election is only just beginning, Hillary Clinton already looks to emulate the Roosevelts in her plans for the White House.
Dropping Alexander Hamilton from the ten-dollar bill is nothing new. Democrats have been trying to get rid of Hamilton for centuries.
I don’t have high hopes for a Cruz administration. But mocking him for restating traditional American values about faith and the Constitution is bizarre.
Now it’s time for a look back at 2014 to see what policy is worth celebrating and what are reasons for despair.
What has happened at The New Republic is happening in progressivism itself. The more progressivism advances, the more its illiberal postulates are revealed.
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