Against Libertarian Robespierres

Libertarianism isn't built for activism, and political violence is just activism by other means.
LiteraturePoliticsTop Section

Ending the Long 20th Century

Decentralization technologies are plastic explosives for the demolition of the ugliest side of globalization.
InterviewLiteratureTop Section

The Wasteful Game We Have to Play

A new book, The Case Against Education, argues the unthinkable: that schooling is a massive waste of society's resources.
PoliticsTop Section

The Visegrad Group’s Exit from Liberal Democracy

Central Europe and the revenge of history.
PoliticsTop Section

How to Destroy the Alt-Right

People like Jordan Jered, who linked his militia to the Parkland shooter, are doing the watchdogs' work for them.
PhilosophyTop Section

Lying About Jordan Peterson

Jordan Peterson defends obvious truths. This threatens ideological hegemony enough for enforcers to respond with falsehoods.
PoliticsTop Section

A Field Guide to the Italian New Right

Behind the CasaPound, Forza Nuova, and Generation Identity.
FictionTop Section

Knowing One’s Place

I have nothing to contribute to this civilization. People like me should be allowed to opt out.
HistoryPhilosophyTop Section

Historiography Wars

Never before have we experienced such a multiplicity of thought, with so much independence from traditional gatekeepers.
FictionPhilosophyTop Section

Escape and Inexorability

That mysterious and perhaps most destructive of all capabilities looms out from the abyss: freedom.
PoliticsTop Section

Under-Theorizing Governance

It's not that the left has a bad theory of practical governance—it's that it has no theory at all.
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Colonialism Was Hong Kong’s Exit

British rule in Hong Kong wasn't deliberated, and with it came a withdrawal from dysfunctional institutions to effective ones.
HistorySecond Section

The IKEA Humans: The Social Base of Contemporary Liberalism

The social bonds of the modern Millennial are as fragmentary as their particle-board furniture.
PhilosophySecond Section

Silicon Valley Struggle Sessions

The American techno-state has, after religion, become more fundamentalist.
PoliticsSecond Section

Putting Hardcore Activism to Work for You

Polite participation isn't enough for everybody, but the right is bad at putting those energies to use
CulturePoliticsSecond Section

How Message-Board Culture Remade the Left

For all we hear about 4chan and Trump, the main effects of radicalized posters have been on the left.
PoliticsSecond Section

Psycho Politics

On the left, liberalism has been consumed by universalism. On the right, it has been thoroughly demoralized.
PoliticsSecond Section

A Question of Merit

With or without a change in law, affirmative action will give way to reality.
PhilosophySecond Section

Late Feminism

Woman's biological niche is being crowded out by capital.