Steven D. Hales

Steven D. Hales

As Statues Fall, What's the Best Way to Evaluate History's Heroes?

As Statues Fall, What's the Best Way to Evaluate History's Heroes?

The United States is in the midst of an orgy of literal iconoclasm, with activists and local officials toppling the statues of not only Confederate generals, but even Theodore Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln, and Ulysses S. Grant. And Princeton University has scrubbed Woodrow Wilson’s name from its School of Public

Steven D. Hales
Steven D. Hales
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The Futility of Guilt-Based Advocacy

The Futility of Guilt-Based Advocacy

We like to believe that when it comes to the great global issues of our time—climate change, pollution, poverty, mass extinction—that we each can make a difference. A small one maybe, but a real and significant difference, nonetheless. If we don’t try, or don’t try hard

Steven D. Hales
Steven D. Hales
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