Best of the Web

Best of the Web, August 22, 2017

Science
The Australian Scientists Cracking the Genetic Code of Clinical Depression Sarah Wiedersehn, The Sydney Morning Herald

Aeon Tries to Revive Lamarck, Calling for a “Paradigm Shift” in Evolution Jerry Coyne, Why Evolution is True

The Nuclear Option Michael Shellenberger, Foreign Affairs

Culture / Education
The Unfortunate Fallout of Campus Postmodernism Michael Shermer, Scientific American

Trump Breaks a Taboo–and Pays the Price Jonathan Haidt, The Atlantic

Politics / Foreign Policy
Charlottesville: Race and Terror VICE News, VICE News Tonight

I Voted for Trump. And I Sorely Regret It Julius Krein, New York Times

Spain’s Jihadis are Awakened Tom Wilson, Commentary

 Mark Lilla vs Identity Politics Rod Dreher, American Conservative

 Step Back: Lessons for U.S. Foreign Policy from the Failed War on Terror A. Trevor Thrall & Erik Goepner, Cato Institute