Colin Dueck

Colin Dueck is a professor in the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University, and the author of Age of Iron: On Conservative Nationalism (Oxford 2019.)

Reinhold Niebuhr and the Second World War

Beginning in 1940, Reinhold Niebuhr made the case for a sober, realistic, and morally grounded US involvement overseas, out of the central admission that whatever America’s own faults, a punctilious detachment from world affairs might very well result in the triumph of greater imbalances and injustices