Monday, June 01, 2020

American Kristallnacht: May 30-31, 2020

You may not punish the innocent merely because they share some collective characteristics with the guilty. Therefore, to hold all white people responsible for the death of George Floyd is as immoral, unjust and dangerous as holding all Jews responsible for the suffering of Germany following World War One -- precisely what Hitler did.

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Friday, May 22, 2020

Created Equal: Clarence Thomas In His Own Words

Bottom-line: This workmanlike two-hour production allowed Justice Thomas to speak directly to the PBS audience, revealing a sympathetic and intriguing side they probably had not seen before.

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

A Post-Coronavirus Crisis of Institutional Legitimacy

Unless American institutions are able to regain lost public confidence, it may become increasingly difficult to control the coronavirus pandemic.

Saturday, May 09, 2020