A review of Timothy Brennan's "Places of Mind: A Life of Edward Said"
Gustav Jönsson
One can support civil rights but oppose the silencing of debate and the erasure of reality
Cathy Young
A review of Patrick Radden Keefe's "Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty"
David B. Spitzer
French is the most outspoken conservative critic of the new bills. Do his arguments hold water?
Justin Lee
Celebrated Nigerian feminist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie revives the debate about "cancel culture" and transgender issues—and her critics prove her point
Cathy Young
The left shouldn't cede discussions of terminology to anti-woke activists
Aaron Rabinowitz
An excerpt from "Wanting: the Power of Mimetic Desire in Everyday Life"
Luke Burgis
Is Wall St. to blame for the housing market?, the Delta variant, Biden at G-7, and more
Berny Belvedere
Reflections on social media, politics, and discourse from a news junkie that (temporarily) logged off
Nicholas Grossman
The IDW grew by meeting demand for heterodox thinking—but the product had problems from the start
Adam Wakeling
How the Chinese Communist Party can unite Americans, why does CNN insist on Toobin?, FBI says ransomware attacks have tripled, and more
Berny Belvedere
Obama suggests Trump fanned anti-Semitism's flames in America. He has a point, which many conservatives wrongly dismiss—but Obama shouldn't let left-wi…
Cathy Young