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Irving Kristol

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Posted on September 18 2009 6:35 pm
David Horowitz is the editor-in-chief of NewsReal Blog and FrontPage Magazine. He is the President and CEO of the David Horowitz Freedom Center. His most recent book is Reforming Our Universities
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irving kristol

The conservative movement has lost one of its wisest, most astute and most interesting thinkers — a man who built important institutions of the movement in addition to writing some of its most astute texts. Irving was also a very generous man, and always welcomed younger conservatives like myself with a special warmth and encouragement. His most famous remark — that a neo-conservative is a liberal who was mugged by reality — is wholly typical of the kind of wit and insight that characterized his work. I miss him as a guide and I miss him as a friend. He lived a long and fruitful life, and that’s all we can really wish for ourselves.

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