Posted:Feb 5, 2015
- Jonathan Chait’s piece, “Not a Very P.C. Thing to Say”
- Freddie’s first response to Chait, “I don’t know what to do, you guys”
- Amanda Taub’s piece, “The truth about ‘political correctness’ is that it doesn’t actually exist”
- Wikipedia on “PCU”
- Everyday Feminism on “ableist language”
- Freddie on campus activism
- Art Spiegelman’s graphic novel, “In the Shadow of New Towers”
- Chait’s piece, “The Democrats Have Two Choices Now: Gridlock or Annihilation”
- Doug Henwood on Hillary Clinton
- Alex Pareene on Chait
- Aryeh’s piece, “Robo-Chait”
- Tom Wolfe’s piece, “The ‘Me’ Decade and the Third Great Awakening”
- Freddie on civility
- Jacob Weisberg’s 2006 piece on Ned Lamont
- Andrew Sullivan’s 1989 TNR story, “Here Comes the Groom”
- Interview with Adolph Reed
- Freddie on Reed
- Wikipedia on “kayfabe”
- Dan Lyons’s post, “The Shanley Show”
- Tom Wolfe’s book, “Radical Chic & Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers”
- Michelle Goldberg on “Feminism’s Toxic Twitter Wars”
- Michael Brendan Dougherty on P.C.
Culturally Determined | Feb 5, 2015 | Aryeh Cohen-Wade & Freddie deBoer
The Wright Show
Brink Lindsey argues that Democrats have erred by attacking health insurance companies instead of the real malefactors—doctors and hospitals.
Bill Scher and Matt Lewis debate.
The Wright Show
Robert Wright and psychologist Paul Bloom discuss Epstein’s history of giving money to academics.
Aryeh Cohen-Wade and Daniel Bessner discuss how the shock at Jeffrey Epstein’s death quickly turned into a gleeful jokefest on social media.
The Glenn Show
Glenn Loury talks with Penn Law professor Amy Wax about the idea of giving preferential treatment to immigrants from Western nations.
Aryeh Cohen-Wade speaks with Erin Schwartz, who recently wrote about viewing The Sopranos through the lens of New Jersey politics and culture.
Aryeh Cohen-Wade and Daniel Bessner debate capitalism, socialism, and hierarchy through the lens of the Epstein scandal.