How American Thought Became Nihilism - Eudaimonia and Co
Alice Clearwater

Can a Society Function When Nothing Matters? So. Literally overnight, a common theme emerged: "the recent revelations about propaganda on Facebook couldn't have played much of a role in anything!!" cried pundits, columnists, thinkers, and intellectuals in unison. Ezra Klein and Ross Douthat (among many others) reached such a conclusion in...less than 48 hours.