A Living Nightmare
Comparing Donald Trump with Plato's tyrannical man
· April 8, 2016
An Egyptian Democrat Gives Up
The first free presidential election in Egypt begins today. No matter the winner, liberal democracy has lost.
· May 23, 2012
The famed conference’s lectures can’t be educational tools, because the bite-sized videos trivialize big ideas
· May 10, 2012
Re-Opening the American Mind
The Closing of the American Mind
remains as important as ever, and as misunderstood, 25 years after the 1980s culture wars
· April 11, 2012
of dreams and delusions
· July 23, 2010
What makes the seder night different? Its Greek roots.
· March 25, 2010