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The order of nature as it relates to the political unit.

Within his second chapter, Toulmin gives some insight into his decision to name his book  379 more words

Raging against reality

Many of the proponents of Trump, the Brexit, and the far-right political parties in Europe reject multiculturalism, deride diversity, and consider immigrants a threat to the nation ( 905 more words


Cronenberg, Luxury Cars, and the End of the World

I’m going to try to keep this short & reductive, so as not to get unnecessarily mean. There was a weird detail to our December… 825 more words

Brandon Ledet


Mentre il fondamentale libro di Don DeLillo, Underworld, è un romanzo enunciativo, epico, ricco di riferimenti contrastanti, a suo modo organizzato da leggi compositive interne, Cosmopolis è un testo kafkiano, dominato dall’ombra e dal desiderio di autodistruzione. 321 more words


The immense dignity in a shelf of crockery

If there is an obverse to the bleakness of the canyons of rubble in Syria’s Aleppo, we can find it in the uncanny resilience of the refugee kitchens   902 more words

Kanishk Tharoor

The morality of space conquest

As ambitious plans for living in Mars are being made, it’s time to probe whether we have the right to make other planets and moons our own ( 904 more words

Kanishk Tharoor