Articles of Note

Fifty years ago, John Rawls published A Theory of Justice. Is it still possible to reason together about the common good? ... more »

New Books

A.J. Ayer quipped that the problem with logical positivism was that “nearly all of it was false.” But it was "true in spirit" ... more »

Essays & Opinions

What was so different about Beethoven? The novelty of his rhythms, which turned into plot, into argument, into speech ... more »