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The Armory Show at 100

Lessons from the 1913 International Exhibition of Modern Art.

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The Fifth Problem

How Moscow State university discriminated against Jewish applicants using deceptively simple problems.

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Why I Became a Conservative

In 1970s Britain, conservative philosophy was the preoccupation of a few half-mad recluses. Searching the library of my college, I found Marx, Lenin, and Mao, but no Strauss, Voegelin, Hayek, or Friedman. I found every variety of socialist monthly, weekly, or quarterly, but not a single journal that confessed to being conservative.

A young Brit goes against the political grain.