Topic

Media is Rhetoric. Technology is tools. Tools don’t just give us power. We shape our tools and then our tools shape us.

discourse

Cosmic & Biological Teleology

We appreciate Professor Arnhart’s notice of, and comments on, our essay at his blog. As we note, we are in broad agreement with those Straussians—including Roger Masters, the early Leon Kass, and Arnhart himself—who argue that modern science does not refute the possibility of natural right.  We differ with Arnhart, however, in a few particulars. …

essays

Skepticism, Experience, and Science

The crisis of modern liberalism and science requires skeptical political philosophy—but skeptical political philosophy is itself undergoing a crisis.

discourse

Make News Great Again?

Ben Collins, NBC News reporter on the dystopia beat, has a gloomy prediction to make about the coming years. The online rule of the algorithms, he writes, “is going to dramatically shape politics in ways that were previously unheard of, and it will not be a party-line phenomenon. It will divide the electorate into groups…

video

Raheem Kassam on “The Ingraham Angle,” 10.8.18

Lincoln Fellow Raheem Kassam and Publius Fellow Laura Ingraham