Michael Anton is a Lecturer in Politics and a Research Fellow at Hillsdale College’s Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center for Constitutional Studies in Washington, D.C. He served on the National Security Council Staff in the administration of President Donald J. Trump.
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Features January 2020
The enemy is an idea
On the notion of a “liberal international order.”
Features June 2018
A review of The Political Theory of the American Founding by Thomas G. West.
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Jun 13, 2018
“Founding philosophy”: Michael Anton responds
A response from the author to a reader’s query regarding “Founding philosophy.”
January 29, 2020
Michael Anton on the war of ideas
Michael Anton, a scholar and former staffer for the National Security Council, discusses the notion of a “liberal international order” and its place in the present-day war of ideas. Audio taken from The New Criterion’s “Sovereignty or Submission” conference in Washington, D.C.
An adapted form of this address appeared in the January 2020 issue of The New Criterion as “The enemy is an idea.”