Steven Pinker's technocratic liberalism has nothing to do with the radical spirit of the Enlightenment.
Landon Frim is assistant professor of philosophy at St. Joseph’s College-New York.
The socialist project isn't to rebel against the values of liberty, equality, and fraternity, but to show how capitalism is incapable of fulfilling them.
Alt-right conspiracy theorists have embraced postmodern philosophy. The Left should return to the Enlightenment to oppose their irrational and hateful politics.