George Nash on the History of Conservatism by Kevin Bauder | Sep 27, 2016 | Conservatism, World Events George Nash is probably the most important historian of American Conservatism. He retraces the history of conservatism and contrasts it with populism at the New Criterion. Submit a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.