Articles of Note

Against petitions. "Being confronted with an arsenal of experts is about as conducive to conversation as a firing squad"... more »

New Books

Iris Murdoch likened language to a net cast over the mind, constraining thoughts according to the landings of its knots and threads... more »

Essays & Opinions

Democracy is in crisis! Or so warns a gaggle of alarmist books — all of which seem to poorly grasp how democracy actually works... more »