A Victory For Basic Standards Of Human Moral Conduct

Doug Jones’ victory over Roy Moore provides a small glimmer of hope that there is still some justice in the world…


This Little Rock And All Who Sail On It

In order to explore the universe, you must first eliminate capitalism…


“People You Disagree With”

We need to recognize that political conflicts are more than mere disagreements…


The Questions We Should Ask And The Ones We Shouldn’t Bother Too Much With

What is it worth spending your time on? What should we give up on—or at least set aside?


Service With A Smile

Are restaurants inherently unjust?


At Least They’re Not Even Pretending Anymore

By granting corporations massive tax cuts, Republicans are essentially writing Bernie Sanders’ 2020 campaign speech…


Who Are The Real Nazis?

Is it the Democrats? No. It’s still the Nazis.


The Cool Kid’s Philosopher

Ben Shapiro’s fans apparently think he is very smart. It is not clear why.


The Blatant Democratic Hypocrisy on Sexual Misconduct

If you don’t apply your principles consistently, you don’t have principles at all…


Let’s Just Stop Writing Long-Form Profiles Of Nazis

Maybe spend your journalistic resources on those whose voices aren’t already being heard…


Socialists Are Winning The Battle Of Ideas

Young people are identifying as socialists, the right has nothing to offer beyond grievance and hate, and the left is actually putting forward serious ideas.


Abuse By Bosses Comes In Many Forms

Harassment and abuse are not always sexual, and all psychological harms should be taken seriously…


Caring About Your Principles Versus Caring About Power

When should you “break eggs to make an omelette”? Which eggs? How many?


Why Millennials Are The Way They Are

Are young people totally dysfunctional, and if so, is it their fault?


The Wealth-Made City

Market logic doesn’t care whether it ruins everything you love about your neighborhood…


All The Wondrous Choices Capitalism Gives You

In a world of inequality, many market decisions are hardly “choices”…


An Exciting Night For The Left

State and local elections provide a glimmer of hope in difficult times…


Can The Master’s Tools Destroy The Master’s House?

Some of the master’s tools should probably be seized and used as our own…


Why Israel Is Richard Spencer’s Favorite Argument

White nationalists say that a Jewish ethno-state proves ethno-states are fine…


Here Comes The Dystopia

Private fire services and the economics of burning to death…