Posted:Jul 30, 2021
Joel Achenbach’s article, “Experts ask to see data behind new policy”
The New York Times op-ed on the morality of watching the Olympics
Apoorva Mandavilli’ piece, “Vaccinated People May Spread the Virus, Though Rarely, C.D.C. Reports”
Bob and Connor Echols’ piece, “Delta’s lesson: Think locally, act globally”
Nonzero is hiring!
Aaron Maté’s podcast on the 2013 chemical weapons attack in Ghouta
Bob’s debate with Eli Lake
John Ellis’ piece, “Four Illusions”
The Parrot Room, “Class Conflict”
The Parrot Room, “Class Conflict” (audio only)
The Parrot Room, “Class Conflict” (Substack)
Nonzero (The Wright Show) | Jul 30, 2021 | Robert Wright & Mickey Kaus
The DMZ What does Rep. Boebert’s groping, the end of the Senate dress code, Kristi Noem’s alleged affair, and VA state legislative candidate Susanna Gibson’s online sex side hustle have in common? Maybe nothing? Bill Scher and Matt K. Lewis discuss on this week’s DMZ. The DMZ Is Speaker McCarthy steering the government towards shutdown or
is there a method to his madness? Bill Scher and Matt K. Lewis discuss on this week’s DMZ. Nonzero (The Wright Show) Robert Wright and Mickey Kaus also discuss Walter Isaacson’s Elon-Ukraine walk-back, Biden replacement theories, Romney’s retirement, Ukraine war developments, and more. The Glenn Show Glenn Loury and political scientist Shep Melnick discuss attempts to use old civil rights law to protect new identity categories. Nonzero (The Wright Show) Robert Wright and Mickey Kaus also discuss Americans’ economic pessimism, punishments for January 6 rioters, why Russia may be ready for peace talks, and more. The Glenn Show Glenn and John debate Glenn’s decision to record an episode with political scientist Carol Swain, who claims that Democrats stole the 2020 presidential election from Donald Trump.
The DMZ Will age or the economy determine the winner in 2024? Bill Scher and Matt K. Lewis discuss on this week’s DMZ. Plus: Remembering Reagan’s ’84 debates; Conservatism vs. Populism in the GOP; and from moment to momentum for Nikki Haley?