Robust debates on pressing issues, featuring top thinkers and practitioners.

September 06, 2016
By Avishai Margalit & Assaf Sharon
Liberal democracy requires that we banish religion from politics.
July 11, 2016
By Kate Manne
Moralistic or not, misogyny is not about hating women. It is about controlling them.
May 09, 2016
By Danielle Allen
Preparation for democratic citizenship demands humanities education, not just STEM.
March 07, 2016
By Robin D. G. Kelley
The university is not an engine of social transformation. Activism is.
January 11, 2016
By Jedediah Purdy
It is impossible to divorce nature from human influence. Can that influence be democratic?
November 02, 2015
By Paul Bloom
Most people own things they don’t really need. It is worth thinking about why.
September 08, 2015
By Ira Katznelson
Democracy no longer has rivals, but its fairness and effectiveness face skepticism.
July 06, 2015
By Peter Singer
A minimally acceptable ethical life involves using a substantial part of one’s spare resources to make the world a better place.
May 04, 2015
By K. Sabeel Rahman
Consumer prices are not the only concern raised by dominant companies.
March 03, 2015
By John Bowen
France's own political traditions can accommodate visible Islam and heal social divisions.