The Philosopher's Stone
A Commentary on the Passing Scene by Robert Paul Wolff firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
FROM MY SON'S FACEBOOK PAGE
This post comes by way of Mark Lemley : Worth reading, from Dr Curtis Ryan, professor of political science and terrorism at App...
THE OLD PHILOSOPHER GOES FULL TIGGER
Things turned very ugly in Washington, DC yesterday evening, with the police teargassing peaceful protesters to clear a path for Trump’s a...
Monday, June 1, 2020
BRIEF OBSERVATION ON THE UPRISINGS
It feels different. The crowds are multiracial. The mayors and governors are supportive. The president is isolated, blustering, impotent....
APOLOGIA PRO VITA SUA
Many years ago, more than forty now, I gave a talk at Hampshire College in South Amherst. My theme was the relative unimportance in the ...
RESPONSE TO JERRY FRESIA
Jerry, the line you recall is from the first page of the second chapter of Moneybags Must Be So Lucky: "When the head of Europe's...
Sunday, May 31, 2020
A BAD DAY
I am heartsick at yet one more in an endless series of police killings of black men. There is nothing I can say that you have not alread...
Saturday, May 30, 2020
In the alternative universe that I inhabit, today is my third Hume lecture. You can join with the following link: https://unc.zoom.us/j/9...
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