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Posts tagged “Walter Russell Mead”

Eye on Mordor

A spy inside the totalitarian ISIS state

Posted October 14th, 2015

Putin, Checkmated?

Russia’s economic free fall and the fate of its leader

Posted December 17th, 2014

Beyoncé 101

Rutgers University, which costs nearly $40,000 per year in tuition, room, and …

Posted February 4th, 2014

The God Who Is Really There

Walter Russell Mead, on believing in God: Most of the atheists I’ve …

Posted January 5th, 2014

Dwindling Market For Elite CW

Here’s Walter Russell Mead on the demise of Newsweek, which Barry Diller …

Posted August 5th, 2013

The Egyptian Catastrophe

I haven’t blogged much about the ongoing catastrophe in Egypt, mostly because …

Posted July 9th, 2013

A Scary Religion Ghost In Israel

The media criticism site Get Religion identifies what it calls “ghosts” in …

Posted July 7th, 2013

Doctor Who’s Pervert Masters

Speaking of Mr. Berman and Horace Mann, there are now more stories …

Posted March 26th, 2013

Celibacy And Catholicism

Cards on the table: I am not a Catholic, and I believe …

Posted March 3rd, 2013

The Serenity Prayer As A Guide To National Security Policy

You know the so-called Serenity Prayer, beloved of twelve-steppers, right?: God, grant …

Posted February 18th, 2013

The (Ever More) Naked Public Square

The eminent sociologist Peter Berger looks at some recent legal cases in …

Posted January 29th, 2013

The University As Resort

The NYT reports that many US colleges have built fancy facilities, and …

Posted December 14th, 2012

Back To School, Suckaz!

Walter Russell Mead addresses the young’uns at college. He teaches college, and he …

Posted September 5th, 2012

Mormons Know How To Live Well

According to a Gallup poll measuring quality of life across 13 metrics, …

Posted August 8th, 2012

The Coming Attack on Universities

In an insightful, if depressing, post commenting on the shutting down of …

Posted July 20th, 2012

Meritocracy and Humility

I can’t possibly do justice to Walter Russell Mead’s long, provocative meditation …

Posted July 9th, 2012

1776 Meets 2012

Walter Russell Mead imagines the Declaration of Independence if it were written …

Posted July 3rd, 2012