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USA 01/17/2018 0
The New Gilded Age: First Time Arrogance, the Second Time Vengeance
In his 1852 essay, “The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte,” Marx recalls a saying from Hegel, “that all great world-historic facts and personages appear, so to speak, twice.”
UK 01/12/2018 0
In An Age of Hollow Men and Existential Angst, Re-read Sartre
As the geopolitical chessboard continues to be tossed around by ill winds, an exhausted West wallows in the mire of its own failings, and the planet faces a mounting existential crisis, we might do worse than to pause and reflect on how one of the great minds of a previous generation might help us make sense of these times of trouble.