Daily Archive: March 28, 2012

america kills its poets

America kills its poets. If you are a novelist you can be sure it will kill you too, but there will be no special hurry. America I’ve given you all and now I’m… Continue reading

quickly: ethics and cynics

As promised, a quick response to the preliminary argument in Jonathan Haidt’s book, The Righteous Mind. Haidt’s argument is that people use reason to defend what they already believe. They’re not swayed by… Continue reading