“This book—like most that have found their way into the world this fall—began life in the Before Times,” writes editor Sarmishta Subramanian. Written and first published by leading magazines and journals in 2019, the essays selected here speak with...
Après l'assassinat de l'enseignant Samuel Paty, le gouvernement et Emmanuel Macron affutent leur riposte pour endiguer la montée de l'islamisme. Leur stratégie du "harcèlement" sera compliquée à mettre en oeuvre.
On October 17th, the New York Times published an op-ed celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Million Man March that neglected to mention the anti-Semitic history of its organizer, Louis Farrakhan…
Claire Lehmann"Progressives may try to define whiteness in a way that elides the existence of Jews, but...Jews still exist & bigots still want to disappear us & some of those bigots are pursuing their agendas under the guise of virtuous antiracism"
On October 25, Chile will hold its most important vote since 1988, when General Augusto Pinochet lost a national plebiscite on the question of whether he’d be permitted to extend his rule for anoth…
Claire LehmannChile became the most prosperous country in Latin America in large part thanks to a constitution created in Pinochet's era which protects property rights & the independence of its central bank.
This may all unravel at this weekend's referendum
What’s the best way to tackle climate change? Does economic development always conflict with conservation efforts? How do we secure a safe and prosperous future for our civilisation as well as our planet?
Michael Shellenberger’s new book Apocalypse...
Philosophers tend to be highly influenced by their environment, and can often be found rationalizing instead of critically examining the conventional views of the people around them. But if anythin…
Claire LehmannPhilosophy PhD candidate writes paper on controversial topic (what philosophy is for)
- It is peer reviewed & published
- PhD candidate (@nathancofnas) is attacked
- Journal editors are attacked & coerced by Twitter mob
- Editor resigns in protest