2016 Speaker Series

A Letter to our Patrons and Friends

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Dear Friends of ICON Lecture Series, The evening with Diana West occurred just over two weeks ago, and as an unexpected added aspect of the event it brought ICON face to face with the currently surging efforts to impose a chilling suppression of free dialogue through the imposition of politically correct speech and thought criteria.  […]

Garland Tucker III

Conservative Heroes – Press Release

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Washington, DC—A prevailing myth asserts that there is no American conservative tradition. Louis Hartz’s classic book, The Liberal Tradition in America, even proclaimed that American society operates under a liberal consensus. In truth, conservatism in America, as one early-twentieth-century politician said, is “as old as the Republic itself.” But what are its foundational principles, and […]