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From the archives

The Other Side of “Irish Eyes”

Brian Mulroney abroad and at home

The Ramble

Memories from the PMO

Vintage Years

Two political memoirs

Ronald de Sousa

Ronald de Sousa is a professor emeritus of the Department of Philosophy at the University of Toronto.

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Ronald de Sousa

Two-Track Minds

How rational thinking keeps us from being enslaved by our genes. September 2004

Procreating Properly?

On the moral consequences of having kids December 2013
Until quite recently, few had the privilege of pondering whether to have children, or why. It was just one of those things that happen. For anyone now weighing the pros and cons, the reasons considered can be as agonizing as they are boringly banal for anyone else. Can I afford it? Do I owe it to my parents to “give” them a…