• John Locke Update

    The Open Society and Its (New) Enemies, Part 2

    posted July 23, 2020 by Jon Guze
    Why would two professors want to retract a paper that had no apparent methodological, mathematical, or interpretative errors?  The answer, as described in part one, is “cancel culture.” In…
  • John Locke Update

     The Open Society and Its (New) Enemies, Part 1

    posted July 22, 2020 by Jon Guze
    Karl Popper wrote The Open Society and Its Enemies during the Second World War in an attempt to explain and refute the totalitarian ideologies that had delivered Europe into the…
  • John Locke Update

    Legislating “cancel culture” misses the point

    posted July 20, 2020 by Dominic Coletti
    In a City Journal article titled “Pushing Back on Cancel Culture,” law professors Robert Delahunty and John Yoo argue that Congress should extend civil rights protections to speech to…
  • John Locke Update

    Helping Society Return to Civil Debate

    posted August 2, 2018 by Jon Sanders
    Is there a return to civility in our future? Our political culture seems to be getting increasingly more toxic. This path, if we stay on it, has a bloody end,…

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