German Literature

Hou Yifan Challenge: Pragg always perfect

Almost no draw Due to the odd number of players, five players had a bye round on Saturday. Table favorites Praggananandhaa and Vincent Keymer – the only two players with a 2600+ rating – were not among them, however, and they ended the day as the top scorers with 5/5 …

Read More »

The hyperpartisan is ruining America | Opinion

Historically speaking, dogma and cultural progress are antitheses par excellence. When our moral and aesthetic concerns are “expressed in absolute terms and, at the same time, designed for special purposes on special occasions,” as the late historian Theodore Draper wrote in his book The roots of American communism, morals, public …

Read More »