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I thought it might be a good discipline to try to see things from illiberal leftist students’ perspective — to not just condemn or psychoanalyze them but to try to understand where they are coming from  http://nyti.ms/2IfvddI 
What’s happening today is that certain ideas about gun rights, and maybe gun ownership itself, are being cast in the realm of the morally illegitimate and socially unacceptable  http://nyti.ms/2F4b1JT 
Steven Pinker is a paragon of exactly the kind of intellectual honesty and courage we need to restore conversation and community  http://nyti.ms/2BNqKP1 
If you want to stop school shootings, it’s not enough just to vent and march. It’s necessary to let people from Red America lead the way, and to show respect to gun owners at all points  http://nyti.ms/2EG4Z2c  @iavbetterangels @BAMedia2018
The people who are fishes out of water are often the most vibrant ones in the room.  http://nyti.ms/2ExnXMo 
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