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Letters of love (or something like it): David Brooks

The latest installment of our continuing series of love letters to people, places, or products who we revere—but who will never love us back. Dear David, You might not know … Continue reading

June 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

In Conversation With: Relationships Are More Important Than Ambition, According To…

In Conversation With is our new series reflecting on and responding to pieces in the national news. Today we’re considering the nature of cultural authority in “Relationships Are More Important Than … Continue reading

April 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sorkin’s Election

Right now, Aaron Sorkin is cursing Nate Silver. In Sorkin’s world, the 2012 election would have gone down to the wire. It wouldn’t have dragged out in manner of the … Continue reading

November 11, 2012 · 20 Comments

Political Antidotes: Reading Edmund Burke in a Spirit of Revolution

Welcome to Election Day. We’re almost done. Like Abigail on Youtube, many of us ache for the democratic process to be over (though some of us fear that democracy itself will … Continue reading

November 6, 2012 · 2 Comments

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