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Atul Gawande argues that physicians should focus care on the good life—including its very end.
In Nell Zink’s The Wallcreeper, biology fails to determine anything at all.
Americans were furious at the inequalities of their country 200 years ago. Could they get as angry today?
Ayn Rand was a melodramatist of the moral life: the battle is between the producer and the moochers, and it must end in life or death.
Spelman College girls are still “nice,” but not enough to keep them from walking up and down, carrying picket signs, in front of supermarkets in the heart of Atlanta.
Innumerable precedents show that the consumer must be protected from his own indiscretion and vanity.
Democracy is dead in the United States. Yet there is still nothing to replace real democracy.
The atomic bomb represents a revolution in science. It calls for a comparable revolution in our thinking.