Negativity has tremendous power to persuade–which is why propagandists use the distraction of positivity to silence critics who expose them.
The firing of Marc Lamont Hill demonstrates how the Right does not support free speech as much as it claims to.
While Corbyn is far from perfect, the left must ask itself whether it is acting in good faith–or promoting purity politics–in its criticism.
By financially supporting Saudi Arabia, countries like the US are complicit in human rights abuses and the spread of terrorist ideology.
By Stephen Hawkins What kind of line must Saudi Arabia cross before Britain stops defending the regime and starts politically and economically isolating the state? There is a…
What happens to a work of art when its most deeply felt hidden message is that art is no longer an adequate response to reality? “So…
Since much of Arendt’s writing is imbued with a dread of ideology, we should be wary of any simple ideological reading of suggestive juxtapositions.
The ongoing political and cultural division within the United States exhibits historical parallels with similar divisions in the Balkans a century ago.