A New Tech Agenda Requires Expertise and Realism

American Mind

Conservatives are right to challenge libertarians, but they must avoid Hawleyism.

The editors of influential conservative publications—including The American Mind, First Things, the American Conservative, and others—have called for a “tech new deal,” arguing the right has lost its ability to meet the challenges of the digital era. Like its original namesake, or the more recent “green” version, this “new deal” entails a proclamation that there’s a crisis. And an affirmative agenda to get us out of it.

The crisis, the letter proclaims it, is a failure of conservative institutions to adapt to the times and correct for deficiencies in the old thinking about the role of technology in society.

Read the rest of the article at The American Mind.

Tags: ,

Image
Name
Designation
Short Description
Social Links
Dan Lips
VP for National Security and Oversight
Garret Johnson Lincoln Executive Director
Garrett Johnson
Executive Director
Zach Graves
Head of Policy
Sean Roberts
Senior Advisor
J. Scott McKaig
CFO and General Counsel
Arthur Rizer
Senior Advisor
Grace Meyer
Chief Operating Officer
Marshall Kosloff
Director of Outreach and Media
Luke Hogg
Policy Manager