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12:27 PM Sun, Aug. 19th

Sain column: Edmund Burke and the rise of conservatism

The statue of Edmund Burke on the campus of Trinity College in Ireland, where Burke was a student in the 1700s. He is recognized as the father of conservative thought, but his ideas were quite radical in their time. (Stock)

The statue of Edmund Burke on the campus of Trinity College in Ireland, where Burke was a student in the 1700s. He is recognized as the father of conservative thought, but his ideas were quite radical in their time. (Stock)