Was Thomas Jefferson a Plagiarist?

by George H. Smith on Nov 15, 2011

Jefferson drew on a rich intellectual tradition when he drafted the Declaration of Independence. But did he also draw directly from contemporary works?


Is Contractarianism Serious (Or Just Clever)?

by Miles Pope on Nov 21, 2011

Pope deconstructs “Contractarianism” - the belief that the principles of justice and morality are not developped simply from intuition.