The editor and writer joins us to talk about a figure whose watchwords were the very opposite of America’s present utopian fever.
The superiority of the rabbinic mode.
The great Jewish realist.
A manifesto for Jewish conservatism.
The rabbinic vs. the prophetic.
Irving Kristol, the so-called godfather of neoconservatism, is best known today for his political thought; but he was also deeply preoccupied with questions of religion.. . .
William Kristol, the editor of the Weekly Standard and a leading American intellectual, talks to a group of young Israelis about his Jewish upbringing, his. . .
At work in the richly varied oeuvre of the late public intellectual is a penetrating theological-political insight into the nature of human experience.
In identifying the roots of neoconservatism in a turn against the 1960s Left, historians miss prior decades of intellectual evolution and the influence of an. . .