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Philosopher Karl Popper famously asked how to tell the two apart. His answer—falsifiability—hasn’t aged well, but the effort lives on.
Michael D. Gordin
A response to William Hogeland’s “Constitutional Conventions.”
Philosophers weigh in.
Public history should make us think.
Martha Nussbaum’s bat mitzvah talk.
Martha C. Nussbaum
. By restricting religious hiring rights, Obama’s faith-based initiative attacks the very thing it claims to be supporting.
Pete Seeger, William F. Buckley, Jr., and public history.
Philosopher John Rawls on the delights of baseball.
Understanding the Rise of Iran's President
Do Prisoners Have a Right to Read What they Want?
Where realists and progressives can meet.
On Artistic Passion.
Philip Rieff’s problem with freedom.
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David Theo Goldberg
Chris Hong, Robert Manduca, Nic Johnson
Jules Joanne Gleeson
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