Category: Articles of Conservatism

The Conservative Apologist: The American Nightmare

Oh please, don’t ask me how I’ve been
Don’t make me play pretend
Oh no, oh what’s the use
Oh please, I bet everybody here is fake happy too.
—Paramore, Fake Happy

Until 2014, there was a well-known actor who was successful no matter what role he played.  He was a hilarious comedian that could improvise like no other.  However, he could also bring an element of drama and realism to any character.  Many people were touched by his acting skills.  Whether it be in comedic roles such as in Licensed to Wed, Mrs. Doubtfire, or RV, or in more serious roles such as Dead Poets Society or Good Will Hunting, he brought life and honesty to all his films.

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The Conservative Apologist: On Guns & Control

One of the darkest realities of our time is the regular occurrence of mass shootings; large-scale murders with firearms in the hands of troubled individuals.  Americans have not had a break from these types of massacres in quite a while.  There is usually at least one shooting event in the news at any given time, and this reality is not likely to change any time soon.  This is truly a bleak reality, and it is heartbreaking, but the question is, “What solution can be implemented to stop these mass murders?”

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The Conservative Apologist: On the Abortion of Abortion

We are excited to introduce you to a new post series!  Every first Friday we will be hearing from Noah who will be writing our “Conservative Apologist” column!  This column is meant to not only help those who may not agree with a conservative stance on an issue to see it in a different light, but also to help us as conservatives know how to give an answer for what we believe.  We trust you’ll be blessed by these posts, so without further delay, here’s our first “Conservative Apologist” post!

The Conservative Apologist: On the Abortion of Abortion

It has been commonly remarked that Christian conservatives are only against abortion for religious reasons, and that they should not be allowed to let their obtrusive religious opinions infringe upon the rights of others.  However, is the Pro-Life, Abolitionist position merely religious?  Or are there arguments outside of religion that pro-life conservatives can make?

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Free Trade — A Conservative View

Trade has been a significant and controversial issue for decades, and has garnered much attention on both Republican and Democratic campaign trails.  The concept of free trade, however, is often quite confused, leaving many jaded and uncertain as to the effect of its implementation, and the consequence of its violation. Continue reading “Free Trade — A Conservative View”