February 12, 2017 There are plenty of people who still don’t believe that women have a right to lead.
October 30, 2016 Trump will simply consider the national interest his own personal bottom line, asking not “What is good for the country?” but “What is good for me?”
December 14, 2015 Despite its linguistic precision, despite its profound role in educating and motivating the imagination, poetry was the great blind spot of the twentieth-century philosophers.
November 9, 2015 In Plato’s time, men taught boys with the hope that they would become sexual partners. Advanced education was intertwined with courtship.
June 15, 2015 By announcing my desire for vengeance, I risk losing what little sympathy I do get.
June 22, 2014 We entertain people with war stories all the time, and the popularity of Game of Thrones has moved rape-as-entertainment from marginalized pornography to a prime time celebration. Our entertainment is vicious by any moral standard.