Thus Spoke Berkowitz

Jonah serves up a jumbo slice of rank eggheadery on today’s Remnant to compensate for yesterday’s shockingly (or perhaps mercifully) brief episode. He’s joined for the first time by Peter Berkowitz, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and prolific writer on politics and America’s liberal tradition, to wax Yiddish on topics of both broad and minimal interest. What do academics and philosophers have against the English language? Do ideas actually matter? And what does the nationalist right get wrong about freedom?

Show Notes:

Watch this episode on YouTube

Peter’s webpage

Jonah: “It’s Nietzsche’s World, You’re Just Living In It”

Peter’s first book, Nietzsche: The Ethics of an Immoralist

Samuel Moyn’s Liberalism Against Itself

Peter’s Constitutional Conservatism: Liberty, Self-Government, and Political Moderation

Peter responds to Robert Kagan

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