Politics

Redwood State Park, CA

Manifesto Destiny

This Land Is Our Land: An Immigrant’s Manifesto by Calcutta-born NYU journalism professo...

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Arguing Against Reality

The term “Gell-Mann Amnesia effect” was coined by the late novelist Michael Crichton (...

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Jared Diamond

The Hunt for the Great White Male

Jared Diamond, who became a famous public intellectual when his 1997 best-seller Guns, Ger...

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Hadrian's Wall

Barriers Against Barbarism

One of the most fashionable manifestations of Trump derangement syndrome—the assumption ...

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LARPing Hate

Hate Crime Hoax: How the Left Is Selling a Fake Race War is a timely and witty new book fr...

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Tucker’s Treatise

Shortly after this month’s election, an Antifa mob descended upon the Washington, D.C., ...

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White Africans Are Not Allowed to Save Black Africans

I fear not enough people are likely to read Colonel Eeben Barlow’s book Executive Outcom...

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Revisiting the Classics

One of the more curious books of 2018 is Not All Dead White Men: Classics and Misogyny in ...

Politics

The Success of Israeli Nationalism

Israel is one of the intellectually freer nations, which helps explain how an Israeli poli...

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Royce Hall, UCLA

Delusion on Campus

In her new book The Diversity Delusion, Heather Mac Donald takes on identity politics far ...

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Diversity vs. Dignity

Do identity politics truly represent “the demand for dignity,” as centrist political p...

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Surfer Privilege

How high of a standard of living did young baby boomers enjoy, especially those of us fort...

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Two Opposed Ideas

A new contender in the war of books over the implications of the onrushing discoveries in ...

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Enumerating Jews

Jonathan Weisman, a mid-level New York Times staffer and author of the short but repetitio...