Healing Through Decentralization

Donald J. Trump will be the 45th president of the United States. He was elected in perhaps the most polarized election of the last 100 years. We have, more and more, two cultural-political tribes in the United States. And the red tribe's hatred for the blue tribe beat the blue tribe's hatred of … Continue reading

Follow Me On Twitter @DrToleration

Ideally, I will tweet about toleration--when I see it missing, where I see it mistakenly extended, etc.  More realistically, I'll first be posting about the current presidential election.  Along the way, I'll likely throw out some heterodox claims about other current events.  I doubt I'll tweet … Continue reading

Has “Racist” Lost Its Sting?

Tyler Cowen asks today, if Trump wins, what's the best theory of why? He offers a number of hypotheses, including that Hillary is unpopular, as well as cistscism: 2. A quite significant percentage of America is very directly racist.  I don’t mean statistical discrimination here, I mean … Continue reading