Susan Jacoby
Author, reporter

Susan Jacoby is the author of nine books, most recently “The Age of American Unreason” and “Alger Hiss And The Battle for History.”

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In the Google age, knowledge (without clicking) still matters

In the Google age, knowledge (without clicking) still matters

Two books explore the importance of critical thinking and facts in the digitial age.

Eulogy for my friend

Eulogy for my friend

Bill Raspberry was always more interested in what he could learn than in scoring points by climbing up on a moral high horse.

American atheists must define themselves, not be defined by the religious

The numbers and visibility of atheists and secularists in the United States have increased but their political and social influence has not.

Sleep mad, Christopher Hitchens, in this age of American unreason

Sleep mad, Christopher Hitchens, in this age of American unreason

There was no one like him. If he were only asleep, he would still be mad.