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Samuel Moyn is Professor of Law and History at Harvard University and author, most recently, of Christian Human Rights.
The cult of the higher judiciary had its limits long before the left failed to block Kavanaugh. Now the only progressive move is to reclaim democracy.
The critique of identity politics ignores the role that neoliberalism and neoconservatism have played in creating our present situation.
Some future version of human rights might escape its current limitations.
In the age of human rights, the language of duties has withered.
On Larry Siedentrop's Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalism.
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