January is Bruno’s month

January 18 is the birthday of philosopher Jacob Bronowski. This is “Knowledge or Certainty,” one of the most powerful essays in his grand series The Ascent of Man. The dominance of our politics by a rising tide of deeply convinced idiots, led by the phalanx of teabaggers now in government, makes his message more timely than ever.

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