Monthly Archives: January 2018

Thinking the New Protest Culture: Arendt

Thinking the New Protest Culture: Arendt

Arendt’s wisdom provides a unique of understanding the spectre haunting the American university – the spectre of protest.  Across the country, universities have erupted in largely non-violent, very public…

Growing Up With Al Franken

Growing Up With Al Franken

Al Franken is a strange hero for a 14-year-old in a petit-bourgeoisie household to have.  Even stranger is the indifference felt by that same 14-year-old…