Ron McNamara

Ron McNamara served as a foreign policy advisor in the United States Senate during the early 1980s and as a member of the professional staff of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe from 1986 until his retirement in 2011. He is the Coordinator of Student Leadership Development with the Center for Leadership at Franciscan University of Steubenville. His focus is on the nexus between American Founding Principles and Catholic Social Teaching.

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Creeping Authoritarianism in America

For nearly three decades I devoted myself to upholding the dignity of individuals in far off lands who were denied freedoms most Americans routinely took for granted. Never could I have imagined that our God-given rights, enshrined in the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution, would be threatened on our own shores as we … Read more

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