Tag: Andrew Roberts

Member Post

 

This has been an interesting time, forced to make do at home. Fortunately, I am able to continue teaching my math classes online by utilizing Screencast-O-Matic, YouTube, and Zoom. So far, my students have not lost any precious geometry and calculus content! I don’t think I could have successfully taught my students remotely just a […]

Join Ricochet!

This is a members-only post on Ricochet's Member Feed. Want to read it? Join Ricochet’s community of conservatives and be part of the conversation. Get your first month free.

Member Post

 

Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk has done very well at the box office and has rightly garnered praise and admiration. The fact that the movie is based on a historical event necessitates questions about the historical accuracy of the film. Andrew Roberts, at Commentary, enjoyed the movie, but he wanted to set the record straight about what […]

Join Ricochet!

This is a members-only post on Ricochet's Member Feed. Want to read it? Join Ricochet’s community of conservatives and be part of the conversation. Get your first month free.

Contributor Post Created with Sketch. The Strategika Podcast: Andrew Roberts on Cultural Decline and the Military

 

andrew_roberts_newLet’s be honest: I have a pretty easy job hosting these podcasts for the Hoover Institution. I get to sit down with incredibly smart people, ask them a few probing questions, and then sit back and watch them go into intellectual overdrive.

One of my favorite partners in this exercise is the great British historian Andrew Roberts, who joins me today for another in this series’ set of discussions on how political correctness affects the military. Among our topics: are members of the military, at some fundamental level, different than the rest of society? Have calls to impose the ever-changing mores of political correctness on the armed services harmed military effectiveness? And is this only one part of a bigger cultural erosion that spells the end of America’s global preeminence? Find out by subscribing to Strategika on iTunes or listening in via the embed below.

More