Mar 27, 2014
Yes, there are positive conditions in this deeply degraded and dumbed-down culture. But they are hard to find.
Mar 19, 2014
A Georgetown University professor, Louis Michael Seidman, raises the question of whether we should obey the Constitution at all.
Feb 20, 2014
Holocaust museums around the globe present in remarkably graphic form pre-war Nazi conditions that promoted anti-Semitism and the belief that Jews were subhuman.
Feb 10, 2014
The confluence of bad news items has thrown the Turkish economy into a tailspin. Once the darling of Wall Street and a model for emerging markets, Turkey is now in the economic doldrums.
Jan 20, 2014
If administrators want to engender an atmosphere of fairness and openness, it makes far more sense to remind faculty members of the meaning behind academic freedom.
Dec 17, 2013
The world stage is trembling with emerging challenges, challenges so deep and potentially fracturing that the globe may never be the same again. This is 1789, 1848, 1917 and 1941 wrapped in one momentous year.
Dec 10, 2013
I often find myself in the odd position of addressing the question “why are the humanities disappearing?” In most instances my interrogators assume I will say something about the desire for vocational training in an environment where jobs are scarce.
Nov 27, 2013
New Book Exposes Paranoid Politics