Roger Cohen

Roger Cohen

The modern world’s tech-giddy control and facilitation makes us stupid. Awareness atrophies. Dumb gets dumber. Lists are everywhere – the five things you need to know about so-and-so; the eight essential qualities of such-and-such; the 11 delights of somewhere or other. We demand shortcuts, as if there are shortcuts to genuine experiences. These lists are meaningless.More Roger Cohen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Interventionism is inextricable from the American idea. If the United States retreats into isolationism, it ceases to be itself ? a nation dedicated, however much it falls short, to a universalist ideal of freedom.More Roger Cohen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Iraq and Afghanistan have exacted a toll on America - in lives, treasure and standing - that it will take a generation to work through.More Roger Cohen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The riveting moral power of the Arab Spring comes from its homegrown quality. This is about Arabs overcoming fear to become agents of their own transformation and liberation.More Roger Cohen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Conspiracy theories are the refuge of the disempowered.More Roger Cohen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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