Taking Ignorance Seriously

Jeffrey Friedman says: The most profound observer of political ignorance, Walter Lippmann, tackled [...] the commonplace accusation that one’s political adversaries have evil motives. This is neither a charitable accusation to make nor one that, when the heat of the day’s political battles dissipates, stands up to empirical testing. Yet it is an immensely important…

Chavismo’s Mirror Image

Quico says: Dear Katy, Actually, I’m not sure if we really agree, or, to say it more precisely, I’m not sure if we’re talking about the same thing. Your post deals mostly with what we think, but the problem, for my money, is all about how we think. The question isn’t whether one side or…