Sen. Gillibrand said Bill Clinton should’ve resigned over Monica Lewinsky. He disagrees.

Former President Bill Clinton is breaking his silence regarding a much-buzzed-about statement from Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), who said last fall that he should have resigned from the presidency following revelations about his affair with intern Monica Lewinsky. Clinton, in an interview with CBS Sunday Morning that’s scheduled to run this weekend, said he disagreed …

The religious hunger that drives Jordan Peterson’s fandom

Few self-professed public intellectuals have captured the spirit of the moment like Jordan Peterson, the Canadian clinical pop philosopher whose atavistic advocacy of masculinist revivalism has made him the de facto guru of the right. Peterson’s philosophy — enumerated in TED talks, YouTube videos for his 1.2 million subscribers, and self-help books (his latest venture, …

A conservative Stanford professor plotted to dig up dirt on a liberal student

The latest campus free speech controversy has a twist: It involves a conservative professor conspiring with students, in emails that sound like they were written by comic book villains, to dig up dirt on a progressive undergraduate. The controversy took place at Stanford University and involves Niall Ferguson, a controversial historian known for his defenses …