Articles of Note

How does a $1,000 work of dubious origin become a $450-million masterpiece? A tale of greed and the dark arts of art speculation... more »

New Books

Leonard Cohen is remembered as a troubled troubadour and talented songwriter. Should he also be remembered as a great poet?... more »

Essays & Opinions

Philosophy demands refutation and disputation, not kindness and empathy. Fighting, done right, is a form of inquiry... more »