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A professor's probing challenge

Professor Robert George of Princeton tells us on his Facebook page of  a fascinating challenge he makes to his students and of the somewhat depressing response he gets. 460 more words

Culture Matters

The spirit is at home, if not entirely satisfied, in America. – Allan Bloom http://ift.tt/1VBjIAL

Allan Bloom

The collapse of gender roles: an unseen revolution with unimaginable consequences

Summary: Here is another brief note looking at the revolutions of our time that are reshaping our world. This looks at gender roles, changes that will take generations to work out and with implications probably beyond imagining. 1,185 more words

Society & Gender

America's Future

Where this nation is headed no one knows. What is known is that the right path for the nation is rapidly closing and, if closed, the path may remain closed for years to come. 1,690 more words

Politics

The Most Successful Tyranny: Allan Bloom, Bernie Sanders, and History

Freedom of the mind requires not only, or not even especially, the absence of legal constraints but the presence of alternative thoughts. The most successful tyranny is not the one that uses force to assure uniformity…

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Culture

Allan Bloom- We Are a Bit Like Savages

We are a bit like savages who, having been discovered and evangelized by missionaries, have converted to Christianity without having experienced all that came before and after the revolution.

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Culture

Nothing is more singular about this generation than its...

Nothing is more singular about this generation than its addiction to music. – Allan Bloom: http://dlvr.it/DC770n

Allan Bloom