September 9, 2022

What Thomas Aquinas via Harry Jaffa Can Say to the New Right

Where does Harry Jaffa's account of Natural Law differ from Thomas Aquinas’s, if at all, and how can that inform the New Right.
August 19, 2022

Stricter Scrutiny for Common Good Constitutionalism

How does the common good constitutionalism of Adrian Vermeule compare to the natural law originalism of Hadley Arkes?
July 22, 2022

The Next Pro-Life Goal Is Constitutional Personhood

Josh Hammer and Josh Craddock outline the path ahead for the pro life movement at the Federal level, as legislators act to prevent our nation becoming "a house divided against itself."
July 22, 2022

Selective History in the Dobbs Dissent

JWI Affiliated Scholar Justin Dyer criticizes Justice Sotomayor's dissenting opinion in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization case. However, he also appreciates that the dissent does not exclusively rely on historicism.
July 14, 2022

Diseconomies of Law

Anchoring Truths co-founder Garrett Snedeker reviews Trouble at the Bar on Law and Liberty.
July 5, 2022

After Dobbs, What Comes Next for the Conservative Legal Project?

Josh Hammer celebrates the victories of conservatives in several recent Supreme Court decisions while arguing that conservatives should orient themselves toward an offensive legal strategy.

Podcasts

August 15, 2022

"Tearing Us Apart: How Abortion Harms Everything and Solves Nothing" with Ryan Anderson

Garrett Snedeker and JWI Intern Sarah Merly sit down with Ryan Anderson, President of EPPC and JWI Fellowship Faculty member, to discuss how Abortion has impacted our culture and political discourse. They analyze how the Dobbs decision may play out in the years ahead. 
July 29, 2022

The Future of Abortion Law — Hadley Arkes on The Daily Signal Podcast

In "The Future of Abortion Law," James Wilson Institute Founder and Director Hadley Arkes joins Richard Reinsch on The Daily Signal Podcast to discuss abortion jurisprudence.
July 29, 2022

"Classified: The Untold Story of Racial Classification in America" with Professor David Bernstein

Professor David Bernstein discusses his newest book, Classified: The Untold Story of Racial Classification in America and explains the problems with classifying race and ethnicity using imprecise, government-mandated categories.
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