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Corey Robin

Corey Robin, Associate Professor of Political Science at Brooklyn College and the CUNY Graduate Center, is author of The Reactionary Mind: Conservatism from Edmund Burke to Sarah Palin and Fear: The History of a Political Idea.

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Joshua Cohen and Corey Robin discuss the black nationalism at the heart of Thomas’s conservative jurisprudence—and what it means for those on the left who often dismiss the justice’s use of race. 

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Violence and Terror in the French and Russian Revolutions.

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Conservatives after the Cold War.

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Corey Robin attempts to define the essence of conservatism.

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Richman gets it backward.

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The questions at stake aren’t just technical.

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