Interpreting the Victorian election
an essay of fragments
from my forthcoming book
Leo Strauss in the era of cancel culture
Vladimir Putin's speech at Valdai, October 2022
My time is short this week, and so my newsletter is compressed. It focuses on the dangers of Utopianism in any form. On Not Targeting Zero Many…
Governing during a War Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the most warlike state of them all? Many might imagine Vladimir Putin muttering these words in…
Democratic Governing Two major events this week have highlighted the special skill that is required for democratic governing. First, Mikhail Gorbachev…
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