In the materialist gospel of right-wing atavism, longevity and teleology are one and the same.
Published on: July 30, 2019
Tara Isabella Burton is a contributing editor at The American Interest and the author of the forthcoming book Strange Rites: New Religions for a Godless World (Public Affairs, 2020). She is also a columnist on millennial religion for Religious News Service. Her debut novel, Social Creature, was published by Doubleday in 2018.
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