Introduction

From First Thoughts
 Since my name is now on the masthead, perhaps an introduction is in order.  My name is Patrick Deneen, and - like a few other people who write here - I am by trade a political . . . . Continue Reading »

Evil Knowledge

From First Thoughts
The best torture is an effect caused by acts which are not torture. Andrew and Ross reflect. My basic stance on torture is pretty clear but also pretty modern: I want a strict, narrow definition of . . . . Continue Reading »