National Review... Stands athwart history, yelling Stop, at a time when no one is inclined to do so, or to have much patience with those who so urge it.

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Original Citation

Buckley, William Frank, Jr. "Our Mission Statement." National Review, 19 Nov. 1955.

Current Citation

Buckley, William Frank, Jr. "Standing Athwart History." Athwart History: Half a Century of Polemics, Animadversions, and Illuminations. Edited by Roger Kimball and Linda Bridges. Encounter Books, 2010.