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June 21, 2020

Smart Society, Stupid People

We’ve lived through the most bizarre experience of human folly in my lifetime, and perhaps in generations. Among the most…

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June 15, 2020

The Return of Brutalism

The lockdowners probably had no idea what they were about to unleash. On paper, their plans all seemed fine. Keep…

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June 8, 2020

Why Did they Close the Schools?

On March 12, 2020, a banshee-like cry went out to an email list of public health professionals and government officials…

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June 7, 2020

America Rediscovers Empathy

From early in the lockdown days, it became clear that this crisis would not make us “come together” and be…