Whiggish American Orthodoxy
By Tea at Trianon on May 12, 2014
This will make everybody mad. From the Imaginative Conservative: Conservative publications, particularly The Imaginative Conservative, have recently published a number of articles defending the principles of the American Revolution. I suspect it has something to do with reaffirming the idea that the Founding Fathers were good old-fashioned Whiggish conservatives who sought to refine the unwritten English constitutions and secure their traditional English liberties, with the notion of national sovereignty thrown in. . . .