Here’s why Duplass was right to take back his praise.
The right-wing pundit and self-styled free-speech warrior Ben Shapiro is in the news again. It falls on me, sadly, to explain why.
The controversy began on Wednesday afternoon, when the actor and film producer Mark Duplass encouraged fellow liberals (in a now-deleted tweet) to follow Shapiro’s work to get a sense of what conservatives believe.
“Fellow liberals: If you are interested at all in ‘crossing the aisle’ you should...