Erika Christakis on The Overwhelming Maleness of Mass Homicide

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Erika Christakis addresses the topic so many would rather ignore, what are we as a society to do with ‘young men’s violent tendencies’?

Are We Just a Bunch of Wires?

Kevin Mitnick: Ghost in the Wires

A new book about neuroscience says humans are nothing more than the connections between our brain cells. How does that change what it means to be a good man?

Reading for All Mankind: Why a Decline in Violence Might Be a Bad Thing

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Steven Pinker’s new book argues that our culture has become less violent. Andrew Ladd wonders what other evils that decline might hide.