“You should” will never be as compelling as “you must.”
Leo Strauss on “Religion and the Commonweal.”
Tenet and the tenets of progressivism.
Is there anything distinctively Jewish about the philosopher’s thinking?
Ben-Gurion, Strauss, and Soloveitchik.
Promoting philosophy while giving political society and revelation their due.
A letter from 1956.
The first universal morality.
Neither was a cynical atheist.
According to the late Leo Strauss, some of the West’s greatest devotees of philosophical truth and reason encoded their beliefs in hints, irony, and deliberate. . .