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The scourge of liberalism breathes his last

William F. Buckley Jr, the founder of the National Review “who marshaled polysyllabic exuberance, arched eyebrows and a refined, perspicacious mind to elevate conservatism to the centre of American political discourse”, has passed away at the age of 82, and David Brooks has a warm op-ed piece on his mentor, in the New York Times:…