The war in Iraq may be getting more unpopular by the day, but antiwar protesters are mostly missing in action. Why? By John Bunzel.
According to an increasingly influential bloc of same-sex marriage supporters, Americans cannot reasonably disagree any longer.
Peter Berkowitz on Restoring Free Speech and Liberty on Campus by Donald Alexander Downs
Peter Berkowitz on Theory’s Empire: An Anthology of Dissent edited by Daphne Patai and Will H. Corral
Peter Berkowitz on I Am Charlotte Simmons by Tom Wolfe
Peter Berkowitz on Revolutionary Characters: What Made The Founders Different by Gordon Wood
Peter Berkowitz on The Roads to Modernity: The British, French, and American Enlightments by Gertrude Himmelfarb
Peter Berkowitz on Freedom’s Power: The True Force of Liberalism by Paul Starr
For students of politics, the study of virtue is not a choice but a necessity imposed by the character of their subject matter.
Debunking the myth of a polarized America. By Morris P. Fiorina.
Peter Berkowitz on The Marketplace of Ideas: Reform and Resistance in the American University by Louis Menand
At its most extreme, philosophical pragmatism denies the very existence of objective truth, arguing that opinions we declare true are merely those that have proved useful to one interest or another.
Balancing the claims of freedom and equality