Midwestern Conservative Thought for the 21st Century

Monthly Book Recommendations

Monthly Book Recommendation: May 2019

Monthly Book Recommendation: May 2019 Rules for Radicals: A Pragmatic Primer for Realistic Radicals, by Saul Alinsky One look at this month’s title and regular conservative readers of Pax Americana Institute might already be reaching for their pitchforks and torches! Before you do, let us explain. This month, the Pax Americana Institute picked a book […]

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Monthly Book Recommendation: April 2019

Monthly Book Recommendation: April 2019 Getting it Right, by William Buckley, Jr., 2003 William Buckley Jr. is a notable figure for modern conservatives, having helped spark the 20th-century conservative movement and shape contemporary conservative thought. Buckley, an avid writer, helped create the National Review and various other publications focusing on stimulating conservative thought in the […]

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Monthly Book Recommendation: March 2019

Monthly Book Recommendation: March 2019 The Closing of the American Mind, by Allan Bloom An audiobook is available here:https://archive.org/details/AllanBloomTheClosingOfTheAmericanMind Where has critical thought gone? In the latter half of the 20th century, that question haunted Professor Allan Bloom as he watched more and more students pass through the academy with disappointing and even dangerous ideologies. […]

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Monthly Book Recommendation: February 2019

Monthly Book Recommendation: February 2019 Democracy in America, by Alexis de Tocqueville (audiobook link available here) Democracy in America, by Alexis de Tocqueville, is a book of two parts written in 1835 and 1840. Together, they evaluate the (then-young) American Democracy and theorize that it has been in the creation for hundreds of years prior […]

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Monthly Book Recommendation: January 2019

Monthly Book Recommendation:January 2019 Read the finest books showcasing the finest aspects of classical conservative thought. Check in here every month where Pax Americana will recommend to you books that represent pillars of important classical conservative thought. 1984, by George Orwell (audiobook link below) Eric Arthur Blair, commonly referred to by his pen name George […]

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December 2018’s Monthly Book Recommendation

Monthly Book Recommendation: December 2018 The Way to Wealth by Benjamin Franklin(find an audiobook version here) Benjamin Franklin, an inventor, writer, and founding father is one of the most influential individuals in early American history. In contemporary America, Franklin is usually seen as a founding father who aided in the American Revolution. As this is true, […]

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