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[https://www.frontporchrepublic.com/2018/08/educating-humans-to-subvert-technocracy/] - - public:dajare
book, christianity, culture - 3 | id:181746 -

Alan Jacobs’s new book, The Year of Our Lord 1943: Christian Humanism in an Age of Crisis, traces a fascinating intellectual debate that arose on the Western home front during World War II. The five figures his narrative follows—Jacques Maritain, T. S. Eliot, C. S. Lewis, W. H. Auden, and Simone Weil—were worried that the Allies might overcome the technological power of the Nazis and fascists, yet fail to sustain a credible cultural alternative. | O'Donovan?

[http://slatestarcodex.com/2017/08/07/contra-grant-on-exaggerated-differences/] - - public:dajare
culture, gender - 2 | id:181954 -

It’s a response to an email by a Google employee saying that he thought Google’s low female representation wasn’t a result of sexism, but a result of men and women having different interests long before either gender thinks about joining Google.

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