Thinkage [re-post]

"The new Jacobins have two classic American traits that have grown much more pronounced in recent decades: blanket distrust of institutions and an astonishing—and unwarranted—confidence in the self. They are apocalyptic pessimists about public life and childlike optimists swaddled in self-esteem when it comes to their own powers." -- Mark Lilla

We Inhabit The Same Universe, But We Live On Different Worlds [re-post]

Writer Beware [re-post]