The Dispatch

How to define “wokeness”

March 20, 2023 Dr. Edward Feser 53

A common talking point among the woke is the claim that “woke” is just a term of abuse that has no clear meaning.  Whether many of them really believe this or are just obfuscating is […]

Features

Economic and linguistic inflation

June 13, 2022 Dr. Edward Feser 24

F. A. Hayek’s classic paper “The Use of Knowledge in Society” famously argued that prices generated in a market economy function to transmit information that economic actors could not otherwise gather or make efficient use of. […]

Essay

Dostoevsky Knew

March 5, 2022 Anna Mahjar-Barducci 13

Dostoevsky predicted it already. In his classic novel The Brothers Karamazov, there are three main characters that represent the world we are living in today. There is Ivan, who represents the “postmodernist.” Ivan is today’s […]