Drew Gilpin Faust: You’ve said that we’re inebriated by technology. If we weren’t inebriated, what would we be doing instead?
Leon Wieseltier: We would be living more slowly to begin with. 688 more words
TIMES OF ISRAEL
by Raphael Ahren
August 12, 2015
Leon Wieseltier talks tough on Netanyahu (‘dislike at first sight’), Obama being the first president to not have a special feeling for Israel, the dangers from Tehran, and presidential candidates ‘sucking up’ to America’s Jews… 149 more words
by Leon Wieseltier
July 27, 2015
Has the Obama administration’s pursuit of new beginnings blinded it to enduring enmities?
…The adversarial relationship between America and the regime in Tehran has been based on the fact that we are proper adversaries. 97 more words
by Leon Wieseltier, New Republic, 2014 (part 3 of edition)
On the first reading, I thought this was a collection of good ideas, but on second reading I realized what a good, cohesive essay this was – filled with quotes I plan to use in the future. 51 more words