We need to bring the word “Gutmensch” into the US vocabulary. It’ll look great sitting right next to “shadenfreude.”
After having thought about it considerably, I still have to disagree with Tyler Cowen pretty strongly: Doctors are not auto mechanics.
In simulations, at least, concealed carriers are actually pretty effective in conflict.
Good news! USC is no longer requiring students to disclose their sexual history.
Norway is trying to teach its migrants about how to treat women.
Huh. Maybe we do need a border wall with Canada after all.
Support from an unexpected source: Campbell’s comes out in favor of mandatory GMO label.
The VA supervisors who oversaw the catastophe on 2014 are back on the job.
Kevin Drum asks if society owes his mother reparations for raising him. Well, that’s not quite what it’s about, which is the politics of means-testing.
Michael Brendan Dougherty says that immigration is disrupting the nation state as the financial and psychological costs of emigration fall.
Yeah, if they’re good enough to fight for our country, they should get to stay. That shouldn’t be in debate.
Has the Episcopal Church been suspended from the Anglican Communion over its views on gay marriage?
According to Harvard Business Review, diversity policies don’t seem to make workplaces fairer, but they make white men feel threatened. So I guess it depends on what the aims are?
According to Anna Maria Barry, MSG was taken down by flawed science and xenophobia.
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