Archive for May 2012

A Congressman for our Time (and Place)

See Rod Dreher’s interview of Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE), one of the few Congressmen who would feel right at home on the porch. Here’s a snippet, but read it all. That’s why I think an entrepreneurial model rooted in lo...

Multiply Your Associations and be Free

My review of Robert Nisbet’s classic The Quest for Community was just published at the On-Line Library of Law and Liberty, whose stated purpose is “to bring together high-caliber conservative and classical liberal content on a r...

Childhood without a Harness

Just a few days back, I arrived home to find a mound of muddy clothes at my front entrance and the sounds of children scampering from bath to bedroom (all of which meant, of course, mud downstairs, water upstairs, cleaning to do everywhere....