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Noah Feldman: ‘The Triumphant Decline of the WASP’

From the New York Times in 2010: But satisfaction with our national progress should not make us forget its authors: the very Protestant elite that founded and long dominated our nation’s institutions of higher education and government, including the Supreme … Continue reading

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Is Anti-Semitism Always Wrong?

When most people, Jew or gentile, hear the term “anti-Semitism”, they immediately assume it is a bad thing, an ignorant prejudice, and a type of mental virus that leads to gas chambers. I am not so sure. From my perspective, … Continue reading

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Anglo-Saxons vs Europeans

Comments: * You have to remember that concepts like the English common law, habeas corpus, trial by jury, the idea that you’re innocent until proven guilty, freedom of speech, and political freedom in general, are essentially Anglo-Saxon concepts. Continental Europe … Continue reading

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Boston Globe: Should Twitter ban the alt-right? The case for online censorship

David Scharfenberg writes: J.M. Berger, a fellow with the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism in The Hague who wrote the report, says social media give extremists some powerful tools for growth: anonymity and an easy way to seek out people with … Continue reading

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The Healthy Majority

It’s not easy being a minority. Minorities all over the world have it hard. It is much easier to go through life as part of the majority. A healthy majority culture does not bend to its minorities, as America does. … Continue reading

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