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That Sense of Decency

No one was changing their mind about anything at all. There was never a chance that anyone would. But everyone had to have their say, for no particular reason, so they did: In their final appeals in President Trump’s impeachment … Continue reading

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Our Perpetual Possession of Being Well-Deceived

In 1704, Jonathan Swift published his first major work, the satire A Tale of a Tub – admittedly thorny and difficult but worth the work, because it’s a brilliant exploration of where what sounds so reasonable turns in on itself and becomes … Continue reading

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