Heresy, Yes – But Conspiracy, No  

Editor’s Note: Sidney Hook was a social democratic philosopher, a secular humanist, and an antitotalitarian polemicist – ‘probably the greatest of the twentieth century’ according to Edward Shils. This article was published in the New York Times Magazine, 9 July, …



Archive: The Social Democratic Prospect  

This keynote address was given to the National Convention of Social Democrats, USA, held in New York on July 17-18, 1976. Thanks to Social Democrats, USA for permission to reproduce the speech from their website http://www.socialdemocrats.org



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Hannah Arendt’s Reflections Editors: In the Winter 1959 issue of DISSENT, Miss Hannah Arendt quotes in the preliminary statement to her article, “Reflections on Little Rock,” some remarks I made about Negroes being less interested in abolishing laws against miscegenation …