On the principle of free debate within the academy, I stand with Summers. On the substantive issue of the differences between the sexes, I laid out my views in a City Journal piece, “Can We Make Boys and Girls Alike?” A little recognized point of Summers’ original remarks was his reference to the Israeli kibbutz experience. That’s what I pick up on in my City Journal piece.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are expecting their first child in the spring, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced on Monday. The royal couple touched down in Sydney, Australia, on Monday and made the announcement just a few hours into their tour of the country. Queen Elizabeth and other members of the royal ... Read More
The explosive sound of an Israeli Merkava IV tank firing reverberated from behind a hillside, a cloud of dust marking where the shell had been fired from. The shell flew across a field of shrubs and landed in the distance. Then another tank targeted the same location. The symphony of firing continued for ten ... Read More
Margaret Atwood Contradicts Herself on Whether Judge Barrett’s Religious Group Inspired The Handmaid’s Tale
As the speculation surrounding Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s possible nomination to Supreme Court has grown, so too has the media’s attempts to impugn her character with ominous and dishonest references to her religious convictions. Now, it seems that the author of the book at the center of the misguided ... Read More
Judge Amy Coney Barrett is everything feminists say they admire. She’s a brilliant and accomplished lawyer and judge. She graduated from the University of Notre Dame Law School at the top of her class. She clerked not only for the Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit but also for the Supreme Court, for Justice ... Read More
Hello and welcome to the final stage of the hiring process at Vox! (Motto: Making Gen Z a little dumber since 2014). If you’ve made it this far, only one stage awaits you before you can join our crew of budding public intellectuals so that you, too, can be paid to state with absolute metaphysical certainty ... Read More