Suppose one were to ask why so many Americans go mad: an estimated 57.7 million American adults suffer from some form of mental illness, and approximately one in four of those are seriously… Continue reading
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If, for some God-unknown reason, you are actually knee-deep enough in literary studies and philosophy and the like to want to read an essay on politics and literature, check out Part 1 of… Continue reading
(x-posted to The Valve, of course) I’ve reproduced below the full text of my talk at UC Irvine on crime and political conscience in modern art. Since the talk is designed to give… Continue reading
Dear readers, In case you are one of those curious omnivores who want to read about the Law, here are two people covering the subject in surprising and compulsively readable ways. Lawyerverse. Wherein… Continue reading
The devil rides with me again He always says everything’s okay Maybe I’m losing sleep over nothing Maybe I’ll be just fine –Beulah, “Me And Jesus Don’t Talk Anymore” Today is International Women’s… Continue reading
(x-posted to The Valve) (Update: all links should be working now.) It has become commonplace, these days, to associate numerous kinds of thought with totalitarianism. This, in itself, is remarkable, considering the legacy… Continue reading