How Aristotle Predicted Twitter and the Alt-Right

Moral development can’t begin until the passions are under control

I’m rereading Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics for the umpteenth time for a book club with some of my colleagues, and a passage early on struck me as informative about much that’s going on in American culture today. It comes in Book 1 of the Ethics, and for those classics…

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Political ethicist. Writer. Podcaster. Free Market Buddhist.

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Aaron Ross Powell

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Political ethicist. Writer. Podcaster. Free Market Buddhist.

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