Tuesday :: Jul 5, 2011

Open Thread


by Mary

Brad DeLong notes that Harry Jaffe (a conservative) has called upon a conservative philosopher, Leo Strauss, to condemn gay marriage. But Jaffe might have called upon the wrong conservative to back that idea.

And the fact that Leo Strauss's 1974 obituary was written by his student Allan Bloom makes me suspect, however, that Leo might well have surprised Harry, were he still with us...

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