populism

On Nightmares

The true nature of a nightmare is not that terrible things happen. They do but that isn’t at the core of the nightmarish. It’s that…


Science, Reason, and Populism

Why should we care about state-sanctioned attacks on academia by governments? Let me count the ways beginning with the argument that this battle of reason…


Populism Reaches Its Zenith

The populist right is riding high—for now. Unfortunately for them, world demographics are stacked against them. And demographics—like the tides of history—are unstoppable. Let’s start…