A good counter to what has been said in recent Comments about Leo Strauss and his view of America can be found in Peter Minowitz's Straussophobia
. Minowitz responds to questions in this recent Harper's
. Neocons, fascism, rule of law, etc. all come in for clarification. As I have in various posts on NLT, I would argue some of these points rather differently, but Peter does restore some reason against wild accusation.
8:33 PM / October 3, 2009