“Suicide of the West”
Jonah Goldberg posits that, for the West to survive, we must acknowledge the principles of liberty and the rule of law are under attack from the Left and Right.
The Samuel J. Heyman Memorial Lecture
The Atlantic magazine has identified Jonah Goldberg as one of the top 50 political commentators in America. He has written on politics, media, and culture for a wide variety of leading publications, including a weekly column for the Los Angeles Times. He is a member of the board of contributors to USA Today, and a regular member of the “Fox News All-Stars” on “Special Report with Bret Baier.” In addition, he has appeared on numerous television and radio programs.
He is also the author of the recently-released New York Times best-seller “Suicide of the West” (2018), as well as two previous New York Times best-sellers, “The Tyranny of Clichés” (2012) and “Liberal Fascism” (2008). Goldberg is a Fellow at the National Review Institute. In 2011 he was named the Robert J. Novak Journalist of the Year at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).
The Esther B. O’Keeffe Speaker Series features notable speakers from the fields of politics, culture and the media. Lectures take place January through March on Tuesdays at 3 p.m. Book signings, when offered, are held in the O’Keeffe Gallery Building following the lecture, and are available to the public at no charge.