Edward Welsch

Edward Welsch is the executive editor at Chronicles: A Magazine of American Culture.

Latest by Edward Welsch in Chronicles

  • What We Are Reading: The Machiavellians
    August 2021

    What We Are Reading: The Machiavellians

    Read today, Burnham’s cold, clear-eyed view of practical political theory works like mental mouthwash against the mountain of cloying, conservative Book-of-the-Month-Club tracts that purport to “win the battle of ideas” against the left.

    Read More
  • The Madness of Mike Lindell
    September 2021

    The Madness of Mike Lindell

    Mike Lindell's attempt to prove a vast conspiracy behind the 2020 election blew up in his face due to his reliance on faulty data. Yet his symposium was a rallying point for conservatives determined to pursue suspicious voting anomalies.

    Read More
  • What We Are Reading: August 2021
    August 2021

    What We Are Reading: August 2021

    John Greenville reads Ages of Discord and Executive Editor Edward Welsch reads The Machiavellians.

    Read More
  • Children of the Revolution
    August 2021

    Children of the Revolution

    Riots in Los Angeles over a transgender person who allegedly exposed himself to a child in a women's bathroom have pitted the moderate left against its progressive fringe.

    Read More
  • A Matter of Trust
    July 2021

    A Matter of Trust

    Americans are asked to “trust the science” and ignore the latest fabrications by the country’s top health bureaucrat, Anthony Fauci. Double standards are now endemic, and there is no trust left between the factions of America’s divided society.

    Read More



Latest by Edward Welsch in ITO

  • A Machiavellian Reality Check
    August 27, 2021

    A Machiavellian Reality Check

    Read today, Burnham’s cold, clear-eyed view of practical political theory works like mental mouthwash against the mountain of cloying, conservative Book-of-the-Month-Club tracts that purport to “win the battle of ideas” against the left.

    Read more
  • The Daunte Wright Shooting and Demographic Shift
    April 14, 2021

    The Daunte Wright Shooting and Demographic Shift

    Stories of political upheaval in Brooklyn Center following Daunte Wright's death overlook the rapid demographic changes occurring in the Minneapolis suburb.

    Read more
  • Leave Dr. Seuss for Dead
    March 11, 2021

    Leave Dr. Seuss for Dead

    Dr. Seuss was one of his era's greatest cancelers of conservatives, a warmongering propagandist, and a writer of subversive kids' books. No one should lament his cancellation.

    Read more
  • Crazy Hopes
    January 13, 2021

    Crazy Hopes

    The emergence of a British YouTuber pushing the bad ideas of “Q” shows collapsing trust in public officials and the frustration of Americans denied answers. The cure for despair lies not in outlandish hopes, but a calm analysis of political power.

    Read more
  • A White Pill for Disappointed Populists
    January 7, 2021

    A White Pill for Disappointed Populists

    After a period of ultimately futile repression probably coming from D.C. and Big Tech, the national populist movement will emerge stronger than ever—and it will be stronger and more effective after Trump.

    Read more

X