The Administrative State + Five Friday Reads 10/25/19

Has the new target taken form? One may have thought the right would move from the media to academia, but it appears the deep state and the administrative state have put up such resistance and gunked up the gears so much that it has become enemy number one for the insurgents. It is the fourth…

Enough Of This Schmitt

Special submission from the Chicago Civil Servant This note is a pedantic clarification about the abuses of the legal philosopher Carl Schmitt in politically charged writing published in the last few years. I’m a simple man and, like Schmitt, a lower-middle class striver, so I feel a personal affinity for him.  To the extent that…