What is True Classical Liberalism?

Conservatives are in the midst of a bit of a disagreement. Unlike many arguments inside the tent that are over policy, this one is more philosophical.

It all started when New York Post op-ed editor Sohrab Ahamri wrote a lengthy column in First Things with the provocative title “Against David French-ism.” Naturally, French responded with his own column in National Review, “What Sohrab Ahamri gets wrong.”

Ahamari accused “conservative liberals” of empowering the very people who seek to drive them out of the public square: