Scott Beauchamp is a veteran and writer. His work has appeared in The Atlantic, The Daily Beast, and Deadspin, among other places.
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Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Constrained Debate and Distractions at the SOTU
David Hume wondered how it is that the many come to be governed by the few—it seems more logical that it should be the other way around. He came to the conclusion that it was elite opinion, disseminated by “the pulpit and the schoolroom” (he was writing in the eighteenth century, after all) that...