After Words

After Words: Irving Kristol (Bill Kristol), "The Neoconservative Persuasion," hosted by David Brooks

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Mr. Kristol, who wrote the foreword to "The Neoconservative Persuasion," discusses his late father's essays on the history of the neoconservative movement.  While the essays cover politics extensively, Irving Kristol also presents a neoconservative perspective on religion and U.S. culture.  Bill Krisol discusses his father's writings with New York Times columnist David Brooks.

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Irving Kristol

Irvnig Kristol was the managing editor of Commentary magazine.  He was also the founder and publisher of The National Interest.  Irving Kristol died on September 18, 2009, at the age of 89. 


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After Words: Irving Kristol (Bill Kristol), "The Neoconservative Persuasion," hosted by David Brooks

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  • Sunday, January 30th at 12pm (ET)
  • Monday, January 24th at 3am (ET)
  • Monday, January 24th at 12am (ET)
  • Sunday, January 23rd at 9pm (ET)
  • Saturday, January 22nd at 10pm (ET)
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