From the “End of History” to the “epoch of Empires”
Tired of American global dominance? Just consider the alternatives. By Niall Ferguson.
The latter-day importance of Hobbes’s masterpiece
A way forward for a troubled political coalition
J.S. Mill's idea of a university, and our own.
By most conventional measures of power—economic, military, and cultural—there has never been an empire mightier than that of the United States today. Yet why does America have such trouble using this power effectively? By Niall Ferguson.
A new look at secularization.
Striking a balance between freedom and equality
Abortion, affirmative action, and same-sex marriage
Balancing the claims of freedom and equality