Paul Gottfried

Paul Gottfried is editor in chief of Chronicles: A Magazine of American Culture. He is also the Raffensperger Professor of Humanities Emeritus at Elizabethtown College, where he taught for 25 years, a Guggenheim recipient, and a Yale Ph.D. He is the author of 13 books, most recently Fascism: Career of a Concept and Revisions and Dissents.

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  • To Ban or Not to Ban Critical Race Theory: A Debate
    September 21, 2021

    To Ban or Not to Ban Critical Race Theory: A Debate

    5 min

    Scholars Walter Block and Paul Gottfried present the differences between the libertarian and conservative approaches to Critical Race Theory.

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  • Telling the Truth About Stalin
    September 9, 2021

    Telling the Truth About Stalin

    3 ½ min

    Replacing the Nazi government with a civilized one rather than handing over half of Europe to Soviet butchers should have been our aim in WWII.

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  • Mark Levin’s Mistakes Hurt Conservatives
    August 30, 2021

    Mark Levin’s Mistakes Hurt Conservatives

    4 min

    Simple facts have been overlooked in Mark Levin's latest book, leaving conservatives to be easily discredited when debating leftist arguments.

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  • The Declaration and Its Iconoclasts
    September 2021

    The Declaration and Its Iconoclasts

    11 ½ min

    An important challenge to the notion that America was founded upon the ideal of "equality" is the 1995 study of America's political development, The Basic Symbols of the American Political Tradition, by Willmoore Kendall and George W. Carey.

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  • Flawed Reasoning on CRT
    September 2021

    Flawed Reasoning on CRT

    4 ¼ min

    Critical Race Theory is not principally about race any more than it is about Marxism. It is about laying guilt trips on those whom our elites seek to control and using race as a way of achieving one’s ultimate purpose.

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