Harry Jaffa, Walter Berns, and the arguments that redefined American conservatism.
Matthew J. Franck
Matthew J. Franck is director of the Witherspoon Institute's William E. and Carol G. Simon Center on Religion and the Constitution.
Articles by Matthew J. Franck
A review of The Treason Trial of Aaron Burr: Law, Politics, and the Character Wars of the New Nation, by R. Kent Newmyer
A review of God and the Founders: Madison, Washington, and Jefferson, by Vincent Philip Munoz
A review of Loathing Lincoln: An American Tradition from the Civil War to the Present, by John McKee Barr.
Seeking a golden mean in which rights are taken seriously in courts of law and public policy is made democratically.
Federalism is endangered by an eclipse of state institutions and of the messy but salutary political culture that once sustained them.