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June 7, 2021

Liberalism: How We Got Here

Eugene R. Dattel

A review of "The Crisis of Liberalism: The Prelude to Trump" by Fred Siegel.

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February 25, 2021

Down from Liberalism

Michael Walsh

A review of Helen Pluckrose and James A. Lindsay's "Cynical Theories: How Activist Scholarship Made Everything about Race, Gender, and Identity–and Why This Harms Everybody.......

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December 14, 2020

Irving Howe: A Leftism of Reason

Fred Siegel

A central figure in that group known colloquially as the “New York intellectuals” and the founding editor of Dissent, Irving Howe stubbornly maintained his commitment to Enlightenment valu......

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