Articles of Note

Tom Friedman vs. Bill Flack. One is a noted columnist, the other an irrigation specialist. One is world-famous, the other a nobody. Yet Flack is better at forecasting the future... more »

New Books

We are doomed by mass idiocy, half-wit artists, and obscurantist academics. Intellectual life as we knew it is dead. Or so says Mario Vargas Llosa... more »

Essays & Opinions

Is there a place for courage, contemplation, and compassion in a culture of debunking realism? Such a question is in danger of dropping off the map of human inquiry... more »