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Living on the Rational Side

When David Brooks spoke in Gaston Hall a week ago, he solidified his position as the leader of an unholy alliance as he discussed his book “The Social Animal.” He marshalled both religion and science for an unrelenting attack on the life, liberty and happiness of the individual. While the concept of man guiding[Read More…]

by October 4, 2011 0 comments Opinion
Brooks Argues for Modesty in Today’s Self-Absorbed World

Brooks Argues for Modesty in Today’s Self-Absorbed World

Renowned author and columnist for The New York Times David Brooks spoke about modesty’s value for this generation in front of an overcrowded Copley Formal Lounge Monday night. Although known as a prominent political commentator, Brooks avoided partisan remarks Monday in the talk held by the Tocqueville Forum. He spent[Read More…]

by September 27, 2011 0 comments Campus News