Articles of Note

War photography is brutal and beautiful. Indeed, the intensity of war makes the aestheticization of violence inevitable... more »

New Books

Harry Frankfurt insists that his abstract, philosophical ruminations on inequality have no relevance to social or
political policy. Bullshit... more »

Essays & Opinions

Academics are told to "engage the public," as if that were an intrinsic value. But real value might mean writing a book that few people will read.... more »