Daily Archives: July 17, 2012

On The Illegitimacy Of Mob Rule

As someone whose hostility to tyranny is well-known, even notorious in some circles, it is perhaps necessary at times to remind others that my hostility to anarchy is just as profound as my hostility to tyranny. During times when tyranny … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Ox-Bow Incident

The Ox-Bow Incident, by Walter Van Tilburg Clark It is unjust that such a moving and powerful book should be so neglected in these days after having its virtues praised and known during its own time, but there are at … Continue reading

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