Bourgeois Values

Amy Wax and Larry Alexander, law professors at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of San Diego, co-authored an op-ed in the Philadelphia Inquirer on 9 August 2017.  Great wailing and gnashing of teeth, rending of garments and showering in ashes followed.  What heinous, heretical idea did they expound?  The dangerous idea that if…



The 4th of July

I have been very fortunate in life.  I have had the opportunity to travel broadly across the United States and around the world.  I’ve visited or lived in Germany, Russia, Ukraine, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Austria, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Finland, England, Scotland, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Afghanistan, Canada, Mexico, and all but about 10 U.S.…