Nathan Bloom

CONTRIBUTIONS

The third wave of feminism

Feminists would be wise to look at women’s rights as human rights.

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May 29, 2009

Inhuman nature

Torture is wrong not because it is spiritually degrading, but because it is physically harmful.

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May 1, 2009

Stirring the soul

Politics must be based on rational analysis instead of instinctive character assessments.

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April 17, 2009

The justification for justice

Pro-Palestine arguments are based on incorrect assumptions about fairness.

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April 7, 2009

The right fit

Employers should look beyond superficial qualities in hiring staff.

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March 6, 2009

Working in theory

Theory provides the context for moral distinctions between different actions

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February 20, 2009

The banality of torture

Putting torture into the mainstream is not bad, since it reminds us just how common the practice actually is

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February 6, 2009

Inspiration without perspiration

There are enough role models out there—it’s time to stop admiring and start emulating

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January 23, 2009

Rushing into peace

A reckless peace, just like a reckless war, will benefit neither party

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January 9, 2009

Long divisions ahead

Obama’s message of unity serves only to alienate those not subscribing

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November 11, 2008