The Field Where Liberty Was Sown

Mark Steyn Steyn Online 6/15/2015

The most important anniversary this year falls on Monday June 15th, marking the day, eight centuries ago, when a king found himself in a muddy field on the River Thames near Windsor Castle with the great foundational document of modern liberty under his nose and awaiting his seal. Here’s what […]

Shuddering at a world without American values

Daniel Hannan Opinion The Washington Examiner 3/2/2015

…I love America’s obsession with immediacy and convenience: not just drive-thru Dunkin Donuts, but drive-thru wedding chapels. I love the fact that every city stages a Shakespeare festival, yet Americans persist in thinking of their national culture as low-brow. I love “The Simpsons” and “The Wire” and “America’s […]

They'll like us when we win against ISIS

Daniel Hannan Opinion The Washington Examiner 2/23/2015

What is pulling Western-born boys, a surprising number of them converts from other religions, to the grisly banner of Islamic State? Surely a lot of the attraction has to do with the pitiless confidence that characterizes all totalitarian movements. The Salafists, like the Bolsheviks and the Nazis before […]

An English Lawmaker Called Hitler a Socialist. After the Arguing is Done, the Audience is Cheering.

Kyle Becker IJ Review 12/16/2014

English MP (Member of Parliament) Daniel Hannan, famous for his speech“the devalued Prime Minister of a devalued government,” is no stranger to controversy.

As a member of the European Conservatives and Reformist Group, he often says things that runs against the grain of prevailing sentiment in elitist circles.

In this […]

Earthquake! UK Independence Party Makes History With EU Election Victory

Nick Hallett Breitbart.com Breitbart London 25 May 2014

The UK Independence Party are on course to win the European Elections in the UK in what looks set to be a historic victory for the insurgent anti-EU party.

With the majority of UK regions having declared their results, at the time of writing UKIP have 22 […]

Daniel Hannan on ‘Inventing Freedom: How the English-Speaking Peoples Made the Modern World’

David Leeper Western Free Press 12/2/2013

…Hannan is a splendid speaker, writer, and historian. His Heritage speech in the video below, his new book, and his answers to audience questions are poignant reminders of the core principles that conservatives are fighting for in America and Britain. In both countries, he says, we are losing sight […]