Archive for January 28th, 2019

Back Issue #67

[Platonic doctrine] conveniently meant that philosophers, scholars and priests could say whatever they wanted about female behavior and motives, and it would always be right even if women didn’t actually behave that way.  –  “The Myth of the Wanton

Introducing the new format of Back Issue columns…which, as I explained previously, looks a lot like my weekly Links columns (though without new material).  Over the next two years it’ll keep looking like this, though without the introduction; eventually, the featured links will all be from ten years prior (though right now they’re still largely from three years earlier, with a few from 2010).  I figure that since I’ve got almost a decade’s worth of material now, it’d be a shame to let the old stuff just sit there!

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