The Truth About HungaryListen now (54 min) | Rob Tracinski talks to Dalibor Rohac, Senior Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, about Hungary’s “new hybrid system” of …
In addition to our own contributions to the intellectual defense of liberalism here in Symposium, I will occasionally round up interesting commentary o…
Erec Smith on "Free Black Thought"Listen now (39 min) | Rob Tracinski talks to Erec Smith, co-founder of the Journal of Free Black Thought, about the diversity of ideas among black inte…
I recently noted that I have been reading Catherine Nixey's book, The Darkening Age: The Christian Destruction of the Classical World, while watching l…
The Paradox of Authoritarian PopulismListen now (58 min) | A Conversation with Tobias Cremer
Check out a podcast I did a little while ago with comedian Lou Perez about how we’re all “Gary” now—caught between the competing hysterical claims of r…
This is a contribution to Symposium No. 1, our invitation to explore and explain the basic principles of a liberal outlook. Editor’s Note: I asked Brad…
We live in an era of growing illiberalism and intolerance on both the left and the right, which is one of the reasons this publication exists. But we a…
A Review of "The Constitution of Knowledge: A Defense of Truth," by Jonathan Rauch
Jonathan Rauch on the Constitution of KnowledgeListen now (43 min) | Rob Tracinski talks to Jonathan Rauch of the Brookings Institution about his new book The Constitution of Knowledge and the princ…
Check out the first Symposium podcast where we get a group of our contributors together to talk out a big important issue—the first of many in this for…
What Is the "Culture of Free Speech"?Listen now (64 min) | This is the first Symposium podcast where we get a group of our contributors together to talk out a big important issue—the first…