The Uses and Advantages of Pain
Like the human body, the body politic depends for its survival on its sense of pain--that is, its capacity to identify danger.
Summer 5756 / 1996, no. 1
|Far Away, So CloseHow the commandments bridge the unbridgeable gap between God and man.|
|No Friends But the MountainsA visit to Kurdistan reveals an autonomous people ready for an alliance with America and Israel.|
|Faces of DeathSaw, a film by James Wan; and Saw II, a film by Darren Lynn Bousman|
|Star-CrossedRosenzweig and Heidegger: Between Judaism and German Philosophy by Peter Eli Gordon|
|I.B. Singer's Cruel ChoiceFate and freedom for his characters, for himself.|