As a recent Yale alum from an Army family, Rek has straddled many cultures (suburban, middle-class, German, New England) and identities (black, gay, Southern) in forming a rigorous and critical appreciation for the principles and pragmatism of American conservatism. This column explores how that appreciation allows for a richer understanding of the world.
Rek LeCounte is a 2011 graduate of Yale College, where he studied the art and philosophy of politics in and outside the classroom. Raised in a Southern family, he grew up on military bases around the U.S. and Europe ...Read More
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Rek LeCounte is a 2011 graduate of Yale College, where he studied the art and philosophy of politics in and outside the classroom. Raised in a Southern family, he grew up on military bases around the U.S. and Europe, where he gained a practical appreciation for the spectrum of human diversity. Rek’s primary goal in writing is to explore and understand the chaotic order around him. He maintains a conservative political blog, and his writing has also been featured in The Daily Caller and The Huffington Post.