What is the West?

As the Polish experience reminds us, the defense of the West ultimately rests not only on means but also on the will of its people to prevail and be successful and get what you have to have. The fundamental question of our time is whether the West has the will to survive. Do we have [Read More…]

How can I love my enemies if I don’t even know them?

It was Christmas Day. As always, I sat in the living room with my family members, who were ready to exchange gifts. This year, I folded my arms sheepishly. I’d spent my December buried in job applications, and then the week before Christmas (which is when I normally do my shopping) I’d caught the same [Read More…]

Dogmatism at the Journal of Medical Ethics

The Journal of Medical Ethics has posted an article defending infanticide.¬† After the young authors received a lot of hate mail, the editor, Julian Savulescu, ran an editorial comment posted on the JME blog. Here’s an excerpt from the editorial: Many people will and have disagreed with these arguments. However, the goal of the Journal [Read More…]