Adam Gurri

Has written 15 posts and 24 comments

Adam Gurri is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Liberal Currents.

What, To an American, Is the National Anthem?

What, To an American, Is the National Anthem?

Has football been politicized to the point of ruin…

The Language of Cities

The Language of Cities

Population Density generates more resources for innovation…

The Minefield of Prejudice

The Minefield of Prejudice

Liberals and progressives alike must closely scrutinize the sources of their prejudices…

How Hot Takes Expand Our Capabilities

How Hot Takes Expand Our Capabilities

Hot take culture expands the resources available for improving our understanding…

Trump’s Rhetoric Is Dangerous Even If He’s Ineffective

Trump’s Rhetoric Is Dangerous Even If He’s Ineffective

Many fear the policies that Trump will pursue, but even if he fails to enact them, he will have had a dangerous effect on our politics…

Actually, Hot Take Culture Is Good

Actually, Hot Take Culture Is Good

Partisanship, motivated thinking, and hot takes are actually good…

There is No True Liberal

There is No True Liberal

We need to stop looking for some unchangeable essence of political labels. Sometimes they are meaningful labels, sometimes they’re ad-hoc, and sometimes they’re simply insults…

You Were the Thought Police All Along

You Were the Thought Police All Along

Where do arguments about freedom of speech cease to be applicable and other concerns become central…

Finding Liberty Between Vulnerability and Coercion

Finding Liberty Between Vulnerability and Coercion

Vulnerability is an inescapable facet of human social life, and coercion is a necessary part of any attempt to defend the vulnerable. But coercion always introduces new vulnerabilities. Liberals must…

Wanted: Mere Liberal Writers

Wanted: Mere Liberal Writers

A call for contributors, and a statement of mere liberalism…