Timur Kuran discusses how bottled-up political resentment can sometimes explode.
Bradley J. Birzer looks at some key figures from the history of liberty: What did they think of authenticity?
The Internet demands that we fake authenticity. And so fake authenticity is just what we get.
Timur Kuran casts a skeptical eye at politicians who promise authenticity. Democratic governance tends to complicate matters, he says.
There can be a fine line between compromise and lying. Democratic politics certainly requires the former - and it may require the latter, too.