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The New York Times’s new 1619 Project argues fiercely for a new understanding of what it means to believe in America—and it is cracking the very foundations of conservatism.
A new insider account reveals how the Obama administration’s botched bailout deal not only reinforced neoliberal Clintonism, but also foreshadowed an ongoing failure to fulfill campaign promises.
Hannah Arendt’s unfinished book on Marx offers a timely philosophical dialogue for our era of economic precarity.
Reputational currency, like China's Social Credit Score, rebrands repression as rational nudging. And these algorithmic governance models are spreading.
Two Jewish activists discuss the place of anti-Semitism in contemporary movements for social justice.
Donna Nevel, Mark Tseng-Putterman
What does it mean to live in a world in which history has rusted under the monstrous weight of the permanent now?
The resurgence of anti-Semitism today is not a quirk of Donald Trump. As a new book shows, it has deep roots in powerful institutions.
For a two-state solution to succeed, Israeli Jews must first forswear their righteous narrative of moral superiority.
What happens when a school district votes to arm teachers? A Rust Belt educator takes us through the grim realities of training to kill one of his own students.
Does Trump’s success vindicate or undermine liberal theory?
Donald Trump says there is “a crisis of the soul” at the border. He is right, though not in the way he thinks.
In the face of climate apocalypse, the rich have been devising escape plans. What happens when they opt out of democratic preparation for emergencies?
Yochai Benkler argues that the mainstream media is our best hope for tempering the radical right.
Yochai Benkler, Deborah Chasman
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