Jon Hersey

Jon Hersey

Jon Hersey is managing editor of the Objective Standard, a fellow at the Objective Standard Institute, Hazlitt fellow at Foundation for Economic Education.

Five Lessons from Julia Galef’s ‘The Scout Mindset’

Five Lessons from Julia Galef’s ‘The Scout Mindset’

Respect for reason has waxed and waned throughout history. Today, its tide is receding. University professors resign in frustration from what were once our bastions of rationality. Increasingly, the barbarians are not merely at the gates, but running the show in a vast swathe of humanities departments. After decades of

Jon Hersey
Jon Hersey
10 min read
Politics
Six Great Ideas from Adam Grant's 'Think Again'

Six Great Ideas from Adam Grant's 'Think Again'

A review of Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know by Adam Grant. Viking Press, 320 pages (February 2021). Of everything a person must maintain, his mind is most important, and king of all is his connection to reality. Yet, our tether to the world can

Jon Hersey
Jon Hersey
11 min read
Psychology