Category: Opinion

Leo Strauss’ Published But Uncollected English Writings

Glenn Ellmers at The New Criterion: Can anyone help us understand the madness afflicting Western…

Astronomers May Have Found Life Beyond Earth

By Peter Savodnik at The Free Press: We will soon know a little more thanks…

Confirmed. Most Robust Evidence Yet That Plant-based Diets Protect Both Human and Planetary Health.

Emma Bryce in Anthropocene Magazine: People who follow a diet rich in plants cut their mortality…

Why Moral Progress Feels Annoying

Daniel Kelly at Aeon: It’s not that you don’t care about animal suffering. In other…

Facts v. Values, Numbers v. Ideology: Which is More Important for a Healthy Democracy?

Osita Nwanevu and Oliver Traldi at Wisdom of Crowds: Dear Osita, You and I both…

“If you Want to Respect the Rule of Law You’ve Got to Start From the Original Law Giver, Which Was Moses”

Liz Wolfe at Reason Roundup: “The Commandments do not confine themselves to arguably secular matters,…

Whole Foods’ John Mackey: We Must Change How We Think About Capitalism

Nick Gillespie at Reason: Today’s guest is John Mackey, the co-founder and former CEO of…

Why I am a Jew

by David Winner at 3 Quarks Daily: Throughout most of my life, I periodically napped…

A Conversation With My ‘They’

Dan Piraro at Bizarro: I successfully raised two children to adulthood who, until recently, I…

Is Social Media the New Tobacco?

Andrew Ross Sorkin in The New York Times Newsletter: The U.S. surgeon general, Vivek Murthy,…

Zeteo: The U.S. President is Pulling Out All the Stops to Get a Deal With Saudi Arabia

by Spencer Ackerman at Zeteo: There are unforced errors. There are mistakes we can see…

Why Couples Should Share Their Finances – to a Point

Bryan Keogh at The Conversation: My fiancée and I recently opened our first joint checking…