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Josiah Lippincott

Ph.D. Candidate

Tulare, California

Regime Critic


B.A. Hillsdale College, Politics, 2016

M.A. Hillsdale College, Politics, 2022

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“In a time of increased ideological rigidity in the American academy, Hillsdaleā€™s students and teachers stand apart.”

Conference Presentations

"Folly in the Pacific: Pearl Harbor as a Consequence of American Intervention in the Far East." Presented at the annual meeting of the Ciceronian Society, Plano, TX, February 2024.


Hailing from Tulare, CA, Josiah entered Hillsdale for the first time in 2012 as an undergraduate studying politics. Prior to coming to Hillsdale, he served as a congressional page for Devin Nunes in the fall of 2010. After graduating from Hillsdale in 2016, he served for four years as an artillery officer in the Marine Corps, deploying to Okinawa for seven months starting in April of 2019.


Claremont Institute Publius Fellow, 2020




Dissertation (in progress)

The Justice of American Involvement in the Pacific War

Research Interests

American Foreign Policy

The American Intelligence Community

Military Strategy Post-1945

Selected Articles

"World War III is Not Possible." American Greatness, December 23, 2023.

"Spirited Young Men Should Stay Out of Biden’s Military." Chronicles, November 22, 2023.

"Presidential Privilege." American Mind, September 15, 2023.

"No More Ballots in the Wild." RealClear Policy, May 12, 2022.

"The Everlasting COVID Crisis." American Greatness, December 21, 2021.

"Become ungovernable: Hillsdale should defy Biden’s vaccine mandates." The Hillsdale Collegian, November 11, 2021.

"How Republican State Legislatures Can Reelect Trump." American Greatness, November 13, 2020.

"Fear is crumbling the foundations of what we fought for after Sept. 11." The Washington Examiner, September 11, 2020.

"Smash the Oligarchy." The American Conservative, August 19, 2020.