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Progressivism or Judicial Review: Choose One by David Corbin and Matt Parks. Let’s hope the Roberts Court chooses constitutional judgment over Progressive will. More.


Confronting the Technological Society by Samuel Matlack. In March 1962, a group of some two dozen experts met in Santa Barbara, California for a week-long conference sponsored by the editors of the Encyclopædia Britannica. The topic of discussion was “the […]


The Meaning of Detroit by David Skeel. On July 18, 2013, the city of Detroit, Michigan, filed for bankruptcy. Other major cities had come close. At the height of its financial crisis in 1975, New York City considered bankruptcy. President […]


Joint Pain, From the Gut by David Kohn. Scientists don’t know what causes rheumatoid arthritis, but many suspect that the microbiome—the bacteria that live in our gastrointesntial tracts—may be to blame. More at Atlantic.


Divine Ingenuity and Divine Hiddenness by John T. Mullen. There has been a great deal written recently in philosophical literature about Divine Hiddenness (DH). Put most simply, DH is the undeniable but potentially troubling fact that the public evidence we […]


John Schad interviews Terry Eagleton.