Kant Unbound!

I neglected to post about this while it was actually happening, but I just finished participating in a Cato Unbound exchange on Immanuel Kant’s place in classical liberalism – with…

Democracy and Freedom

I have a paper in the forthcoming Oxford Handbook of Freedom called “Democracy and Freedom”. It’s available online first here. Abstract: There seems to be an intimate connection between democracy and…

Nozick’s Method

A great deal of Anarchy, State, and Utopia is meant to respond to left-liberals. Left-liberals think that each person has an extensive set of negative civil liberties, i.e., rights against interference…

Judgments of Superiority

Another except from chapter 5 (“Politics Is Not a Poem”) of Against Democracy.                     Thomas Christiano bases an argument for the duty to…