American Democracy and “The Barbarism of Specialisation”

Without any real or compelling reasons, voting Americans freely abandoned the once-residual elements of Jeffersonian good citizenship. “The specialist ‘knows’ very well his own tiny corner of the universe; he is radically ignorant of all the rest.”-Jose Ortega y’ Gasset, The Revolt of the Masses (1930) It has been almost one hundred years since Spanish philosopher Jose […]

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Shtisel Is Back For Season 3

Shira Haas in Shtisel — Yes Promo Pic Shtisel, the hit Israeli drama about a Hasidic family of that name, is coming back for a third season. You can see an exclusive clip from the new season in Variety. Michael Aloni, Doval’e Glickman, Neta Riskin, Sasson Gabai and Shira Haas will be back as the […]

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