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Democracy and the Left: Rana Responds to New York Magazine's Jonathan Chait

By Aziz RanaI tend to avoid social media, but felt compelled to respond in some way to Jonathan Chait's short essay in New York Magazine accusing Jedediah Purdy and me of being part of an illiberal or authoritarian left, unconcerned … Continue reading

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[Jonathan H. Adler] Whittington on Offensive Speech in the Classroom

In recent weeks there have been several controversies on university campuses over professors' use of offensive langauge in class. Princeton University professor Keith Whittington, author of the forthcoming book, Speak Freely: Why Universities Must Defend Free Speech, addresses these controversies … Continue reading

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[Jonathan H. Adler] The History of Wakanda

The Black Panther was among the first of my favorite comic heroes. The first comic book I had featuring T'Challa of Wakanda was Avengers #126. Given this I was understandably excited to take my daughter to the movie this weekend … Continue reading

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[Jonathan H. Adler] En Banc D.C. Circuit Upholds Constitutionality of CFPB

This afternoon, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit rejected a constitutional challenge to the structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Sitting en banc, the court concluded that limiting the President's ability to remove the CFPB's … Continue reading

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[Jonathan H. Adler] Good and Bad Critiques of the Mueller Investigation

Republican officeholders, pro-Trump partisans and anti-anti-Trump commentators have become increasingly shrill in their critiques of special counsel Robert Mueller and his investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia to influence the U.S. election. Some concerns raised about the … Continue reading

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