The Case for Honesty in Foreign Policy
Can the Faithful Do Power Politics?
How To Regain Your Sense of Wonder
We Need to Talk About Biden
A Lost Sense of Wonder
The Virtue Politics of Mitt Romney
An Anthropological Account of European Leisure
Spilling Out Our Lives
Is a Better World Possible Without American Power?
Wisdom of Crowds is On Fire This Summer
The Right-Wing Case for Left-Wing Economics
My Complicated Relationship with Barack Obama
How a Massacre Changed My Perspective on Politics
What's the Meaning of Meaning?
Electing Officials By Lottery Can Save Democracy
Politicizing the Law
The Masculine World Is Adrift
The Ideal Man Exists
Highlight: "Authoritarian regimes don't like philosophy"
Should Parents Be Allowed to Opt Out of LGBTQ-Themed Lessons?
An Illiberal Muslim Secedes from America
The End of Representative Democracy
Come and See War For What It Is
The Right's Plot for a Moral Transformation
On Remembering and Forgetting
Is the Supreme Court Legitimate?
Will Humanism Deliver Us From Real Living Fascism?
Fraternité Burns In France
America is Great Precisely Because It's Not
Scattershot Impressions From a Lost Realm
Like Beauty, Decline Is In the Eye of the Beholder
Is American Decline Inevitable?
Debating Free Will and Sin
Prigozhin's Terrible Charisma
The Experts Are Out of Ideas: A Debate
This Really is Europe
"A religious attitude toward the Universe is obviously appropriate"
Why Decline Is Never Inevitable
The Ideological Plates Are Shifting
Do Democrats Dream of Philosopher-Kings?
Faith, Spirituality, and the Beauty of Not Knowing
Among the Unbelievers
We're Just Getting Started
Do Liberals Have a God Problem?
Is Democracy "Beautiful"?
Is Spirituality Possible Without God?
Introducing the Wisdom of Crowds Video Podcast
Big Ideas (Don't Get Any): A Substack Chat
The Secular Faith of Therapy
Are Big Ideas Still Possible? With Ross Douthat
Thread: Is Therapy Making Us Miserable?
Never Forget, and Never Be Certain
Looking for Happiness in All the Wrong Places
Is It Enough to Tie Your Camel and Trust in God?
The Modern Nation Messed Everything Up
Thinking Is Risky
For the People to Exist, You Must Believe in Them
The Charm of Anti-Competence
Why Ancient Israel Was Not a Modern Nation
Has America Reached its Limit?
How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Democracy
What's There To Live For If You Only Live Online?
The Limits of Deep Difference
The Case Against Consensus
A New Beginning
Dare To Cross The Red Line
A Pundit Loses His Head
Some Unpopular Thoughts on International Justice
Iraq and the Folly of Hindsight
ChatGPT and the Consciousness Trap
Is Ambivalence Really So Bad?
Can Mass Democracy Work?
Is the GOP Irredeemable?
Should We Have a Deep State?
Live In Pittsburgh: The Problem of Democracy
ChatGPT and Me
It's Not Really About Cancel Culture
Who Decides Our Desires?
How a Philosopher of Terror Became Just Another Curiosity
The Eternal Return of the Paranoid Style
Are Muslims Boring Now?
George Kennan and the Restrainers
How to Get Normal Politics Back
Life is Inherently Uncomfortable
A Series of Moments, Frozen in Time