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Hillbillies Left to Their Own Fate

J. D. Vance’s Hillbilly Elegy has been one of the go-to books for Democrats trying to understand where they lost track of their white working class alliance.   1,626 more words

Santa must be reading my blog!

Or maybe he just knows what a boy wants.

I’m already up to page 7!  Only 506 pages to go!  It’s pretty dry so far, but it’ll probably pick up steam really soon.   15 more words

John Rawls dan Teori Keadilan

John Rawls adalah salah satu pemikir politik liberal kontemporer yang memberikan warna baru pada spektrum liberalisme global saat ini. Magnum Opus Rawls yang berjudul “a Theory of Justice” dan “Political Liberalism” menjadi dua buah karyanya yang menjadi rujukan bagi perkembangan liberalisme kontemporer. 1,284 more words

John Rawls

Liberal political theory at its best

Justice as Fairness: A Restatement by John Rawls
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Justice as Fairness was released in the final years of Rawls’ life and gives an updated statement of his ideas laid out in A Theory of Justice and other writings. 205 more words

Book Reviews

Mit rombolnának ma a géprombolók?

Az ipari forradalom derekán a géprombolóknak nevezett csoportok tiltakoztak – nevükből is látszóan néha radikális eszközökkel – a gépek térhódítása ellen. A gépesítés sokuk munkáját elvette és ezzel sokuk életét tette teljesen tönkre. 976 more words

How should I spend my time now that I've given up on the American experiment?

So many things to choose from.

  • Clean out my garage.  You’ve seen my garage, right?  You haven’t?  It’s a mess.  Decluttering is all the rage.  Maybe I’ll start there.
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John Rawls, Constructing an Ideal Society, and Thai Food

On the eve of the U.S. Presidential Elections 2016, under the regal gaze of the recently-deceased Thai King Bhumibol, over steaming tom yam seafood soup and… 1,569 more words