What a group of taboo-breakers in the mid-1800s can tell us about today's IDW
A crop of "alternative sexualities" has its pitfalls
And why it's the worst possible way to fight "wokeness."
The American gymnast's withdrawal from the Olympic competition sparks a culture war over heroism and self-care
Contemporary life makes us hypersensitive. What can we do about it?
A review of Salman Rushdie's "Languages of Truth: Essays 2003-2020"
Public health efforts are undermined by muddled messaging
The grift mill keeps on turning
Some see a sharp divide between inequality of outcome and inequality of opportunity, but the former actually implies the latter
The latest clash over trans rights shows the civil rights paradigm has its limitations
Progressives smear Texas Republicans as giving cover to the Ku Klux Klan
Marx-inflected analysis in no way requires one to embrace Marxist solutions