About Richard J. Meagher

Rich Meagher teaches politics at Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, VA, and often writes about American conservatism. He blogs about Virginia politics at rvapol.com, and his article “Tax Revolt as a Family Value: How the Christian Right is Becoming A Free Market Champion” appeared in the winter 2006 issue of Public Eye.

Neoliberal Language Lessons

How right-wing power—along with free-market ideas—shifted from conservative Christians to the Tea Party In his book A Brief History of Neoliberalism, political geographer David Harvey traces the triumph of neoliberalism back to a “revolutionary turning-point” in the late 1970s.[1] Figures Read More