Yale, and other elite colleges, have been rocked by controversies and protests. The problem is an elite that has forgotten itself, neglected its institutions, and fallen into ideological frenzy.
Sarah Haider"When they misunderstand both the nature of power and their own power, how can they be expected to coordinate to use that power to rule well? How can they be expected not to abuse it?"
Very interesting essay on elite dysfunction by Natalia Dashan.
It will now be possible for women to apply for a passport and to travel abroad without a male family member to accompany them.
Sarah HaiderWomen in Saudi Arabia will be allowed to obtain passports and travel abroad without a male "guardian" to accompany them, according to a change in the law published on Friday that ends a long-standing practice in the kingdom...
I recently sat down for a conversation with one of my new favourite people on the planet, Sarah Haider. Sarah is someone who was once devoutly religious and after many years of exploration decided believing in a god wasn’t for her. In fact, she...
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Asked to define socialism, 24% of Americans mention "equality," while 17% say it is government ownership of the means of production.
Sarah HaiderMeanwhile America as a whole is redefining what the word means, and it has been drifting away from the strict political science sense. Only 17% say it means government ownership of means of production, half of the amount of Americans who said that in 1949.