The Last Post

All Points ends its run

Oslo Remembered

Israel and Palestine

Though He Doth Tarry

On messianism and climate change


On the downward slope of empire

The One Thing Needful

Our favorite emotion

Take it Easy

More on Portland’s quality of life


The appeal of esoteric systems

Heal for America

A modest proposal to improve our health-care system

Seeing Things

Our spiritual voyeurism

All That Is the Case

6 arguments against the existence of God

How’s That Again?

How meaning goes missing

Arms and the Man

The gun debate and Southern history

The Silent Majority

How should we talk about the working class?

Beasts of the Northern Mild

Stalking our food in Eugene

The New Greatest Rationalization

The Iraq War, 10 years later

Such a Good Boy

A word for your consideration

Never the Twain

What the idea of the “two cultures” is really about

The Sacrificial Butter

Why food became the new religion

Left Behind

Automation and the morality of the future

En Garde

More reflections on the culture of the upper middle class


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