The Changing Economic Subtext of Race Relations in America

While we at The Neanderthal are not shy to expend ink on controversial subjects, we have generally avoided topics where… Read more The Changing Economic Subtext of Race Relations in America

Why Universal Healthcare is the Great Moral Dilemma of Our Time

HEALTH IS WEALTH The wise person who once said that “health is wealth” surely was on to something. Nothing is… Read more Why Universal Healthcare is the Great Moral Dilemma of Our Time

The Merely Symbolic, Yet Highly Consequential, Renaming of Yale’s Calhoun College

As one of America’s historical institutions, Yale has a history that is entwined with that of its domicile nation. In… Read more The Merely Symbolic, Yet Highly Consequential, Renaming of Yale’s Calhoun College

The Very American Dystopia of Manchester by the Sea

Lee Chandler, the very silently & deeply tortured protagonist of Manchester by the Sea, strikes us as a quintessentially American… Read more The Very American Dystopia of Manchester by the Sea