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The Therapeutic University

How medicalized language and the therapeutic culture came to dominate Anglo-American institutions of higher education.

Postmodern Times
Information Overload or a Search for Meaning?

Our society is supposedly drowning in a flood of information brought on by the frenzied pace of technological change. A tour through history, however, shows us that these concerns are nothing new.

The Un-Tied Kingdom
Britain’s Shrinking Executive

Britain is leaping head first into the juridicalization of its politics. It will regret it.

Unspeakable

Why does the West have such a hard time naming its terrorist enemies?

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the family and the state

A U.K. death panel has forced parents to abandon hope for their baby’s life.

Game of Thrones

A Chinese spokesperson called for an end to joint drilling operations between Spain’s Repsol and Vietnam.

Pop!

Chinese consumers have more money than ever, and they still want to buy more real estate.

Shale 2.0

The industry is hurting from equipment and personnel shortages.

Temple Mount Crisis

Israel removes metal detectors from the Temple Mount in an effort to de-escalate the crisis.

Kleptocracy Watch

International and global governance organizations are prime targets for kleptocracy and graft.

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