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* Activist and executive [[Steve Bannon]]
* Activist and executive [[Steve Bannon]]
* Former U.S. Ambassador to the UN [[John Bolton]]
* Former U.S. Ambassador to the UN [[John Bolton]]
* Consultant and strategist [[Roger Stone]]
== Honorable Mention ==
== Honorable Mention ==

Latest revision as of 06:48, 9 September 2019

A movement conservative is one who recognizes and advocates across-the-board conservative principles, without exception. This is contrasted with cafeteria, single-issue, or self-serving approaches. Movement conservatives, unlike cafeteria conservatives, understand that since conservative philosophy is a coherent whole, it is untenable to discard part of it without discarding all of it. Movement conservatives favor logic rather than self-centered behavior and therefore reject the teachings of Ayn Rand, who considered selfishness to be logical.

Simply put, a movement conservative is a conservative who seeks to help others, and the nation, by explaining, advocating and defending the logical and beneficial conservative approach. A movement conservative is not primarily seeking political gain for him or herself, but advocates the insights and values of conservatism for the benefit of others.

Movement conservatives include:

Honorable Mention


See also