In an age of irony, who can take such earnestness seriously?
Those of us in left causes are pressured to work harderfastermore! “for the cause,” and we’re not supposed to care about money.
With a certain degree of suspicion, one of the students inquired about the publication for which I was writing. After I answered his question, he looked at me unfavourably and said that my writing would be permissible only if it were humanitarian.
The tide has turned against capital punishment in America.