A Better Way to Understand the Intellectual Dark Web The Left - “In a different world where the culture war never happened, I might have seen myself as their ally in some areas.” Néstor de Buen 9/23/2020
Preview: “A Critical Legal Examination of Liberalism and Liberal Rights” The Left - “While we may be cursed to live in interesting times, this presents an opportunity to rethink some of our basic assumptions about the democratic politics of liberal states…” Matt McManus 9/15/2020
Pharmakon IV: Secret Family Recipe The Left - “Due to the repetitive observations made by most in their daily routines in a country with little socioeconomic mixing, there is poor visibility into how the lives of those in other classes transpire.” Duluxan Sritharan 9/4/2020
The Problems with Cultural Christianity The Left - “In this respect, it is not a defense of Christianity but its final undoing: the subordination of eternal God to the human, all too human need for reactionary political order and tribalistic identity.” Matt McManus 9/3/2020
Review: Roger Scruton’s “On Human Nature” The Left - “The result is a thoughtful and nuanced book that testifies to both his theoretical and exegetical talents, solidifying Scruton’s legacy as the most talented conservative writer of his generation.” Matt McManus 8/27/2020
Looking Beyond Easy Explanations for Divorce The Left - “Maybe there is something in our environment that makes staying together so hard.” Natalia Lomaia 8/26/2020
Clarifying My Comments on Lindsay, Pluckrose, and Boghossian The Left - “The picture of science that they defend, however, is what merits the most attention.“ Néstor de Buen 8/21/2020
What Is Unity, Anyways? The Left - “Without some clarification on this point, calling for unity looks less like an appeal to historical precedent and more like the nostalgic projection of order and stability onto time periods that were anything but.” Matt McManus 8/17/2020
Interview: Rep. Susan Wild on How Congress Can Respond to the Pandemic The Left - “The problem is, though, we can’t rely on volunteerism, donations, and gifts for much longer because—quite frankly—most of these places are getting pretty tapped out.” Erich J. Prince 8/15/2020
Pharmakon III: Parable of the Talents The Left - “Even more disturbingly, the odds of a state governor’s child eventually holding the same title is 1 in 51; 1 in 47 for Senators; 1 in 13 for Presidents; and 1 in 9 for billionaires.” Duluxan Sritharan 8/13/2020
“It’s the Economy, Stupid”: What Marx Can Teach Us about the Pandemic The Left - “Indeed, when COVID-19 hit, the sunny stock market forecasts President Donald Trump boasted of were belied by record levels of corporate debt and a low rate of productivity growth.” Conrad Hamilton 8/12/2020
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