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By John Myles White on 12.31.2008
The Pew Research Center reported yesterday that the voters of 29 states have already approved bans on same-sex marriage. For me, this observation highlights the absurdity of the naïve apotheosis of populism and democratic institutions that constitutes a core element of the contemporary Western zeitgeist. We tend to take for granted that democracy is something […]