Month: June 2016

Weekend Reading

Randall Smith, at Public Discourse, discusses the political philosophy of John Rawls and the abiding liberal illusion of neutrality, parts 1 and 2. Over at Ed Feser’s blog, he discusses, firstly, the possible parallels between Aquinas’s four causes (efficient, material, formal,…

John Haldane on Sex and Society

In this lecture, John Haldane discusses the incoherent and schizophrenic understanding of sex and sexuality in modern society. He also addresses the sentimentalization and infantilization of our understanding of sex and illustrates this by reference to the argument that presently underpins…