Stephen Paul Foster

Stephen Paul Foster

Stephen Paul Foster, is a philosopher and the Head Librarian at Wright State University. His book Desolation’s March: the Rise of Personalism and the Reign of Amusement in 21st Century America (Academica Press, 2003) undertakes a critique of American decadence and moral squalor. He blogs at

Crime and Punishment

Anders Behring Breivik

Medicating Morality in Norway

Sep 11 2012

I suspect that Norwegians regard themselves as exceptionally decent and highly civilized. Like the rest of Western Europeans, they eschew the death penalty and cast