About John Derbyshire

John Derbyshire is a columnist for National Review. His most recent book is Unknown Quantity, a history of algebra, published by Joseph Henry Press in May 2006.

Be Nice, or We’ll Crush You

Be Nice, or We’ll Crush You
By February 28, 2007

From: John Derbyshire To: Joey Kurtzman Subject: The flame of thoughtful conservatism burns low All right, Joey, I will indulge your curiosity. If tomorrow I submitted a piece to National Review saying, “Kevin MacDonald is really onto something. He’s doing … Read More

Wrestling with Derbyshire’s Law

By February 27, 2007

From: John Derbyshire To: Joey Kurtzman Subject: The Marx of the Anti-Semites Thanks, Joey. The title of my review, “The Marx of the Anti-Semites,” was thought up by one of the editors of The American Conservative, most probably Scott McConnell. … Read More