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With his stupefying unoriginality, Mandel sounds exactly like innumerable congressional Republicans who clawed their way to Washington by espousing an anti-Washington-cocktail-circuit stance as conservatism.Will Senate Republicans allow their louts to rule the party?|George Will|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
The main cause, she said, was fiscal conservatism and advocating for kids at a moment of crisis for public education.Even Deeper in the Wilderness, San Diego Republicans Face Major Choice|Scott Lewis|November 24, 2020|Voice of San Diego
For at least a generation, Republicans have been the dominant force on the board, and their guiding ethos has been fiscal conservatism.What Republicans Say They’ll Do if They Keep Control of the Board of Supervisors|Jesse Marx|October 20, 2020|Voice of San Diego
I grew up in a conservative place, but more than anything, to me what conservatism really is, is it’s just that hardworking background.Full Transcript: Tomi Lahren on ‘The Carlos Watson Show’|Daniel Malloy|August 31, 2020|Ozy
That’s going to transform conservatism for at least a generation.Full Transcript: Sean Spicer on ‘The Carlos Watson Show’|Daniel Malloy|August 26, 2020|Ozy
Why not dress up conservatism with more compassionate rhetoric rather than green eyeshades?
Fifty Years ago, “The Paranoid Style of American Politics” changed how we think about modern conservatism.Paranoia Crept into American Political Life a Long Time Ago|Lewis Beale|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This may seem like a contradiction, if “conservative” means political conservatism.
His conservatism, which is more of a cultural than political kidney, seems to fascinate, delight or detract critics.Whit Stillman on the 20th Anniversary of ‘Barcelona’, His New Amazon Series, and the Myth of the Ugly Expat|Michael Weiss|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And we had a long talk about libertarian social conservatism with some diners making a defense of its creeds.Up To A Point: My Problem With People Who Agree With Me|P. J. O’Rourke|July 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Furthermore, the increased radicalism of the few was more than counterbalanced by the intensified conservatism of the many.The English Church in the Eighteenth Century|Charles J. Abbey and John H. Overton
One would look in vain for a better example of the conservatism of the legal profession.Baron d'Holbach|Max Pearson Cushing
How far can Conservatism be induced to plan and construct before it resists the thrust towards change.
It's the peculiarity of English conservatism that it's persistently progressive and rejuvenescent.
Conservatism cannot emancipate itself from the conditions of the age.
British Dictionary definitions for conservatism (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for conservatism (2 of 2)
noun (in Britain, Canada, etc)
Cultural definitions for conservatism
A general preference for the existing order of society, and an opposition to efforts to bring about sharp change. (Compare liberalism.)