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To generate local, inclusive prosperity, cities must think beyond tech accelerators and science parks and instead embrace a wider range of innovation strategies.

Dan Breznitz
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Black movements have historically been at the forefront of progressive change. But with black civil society in retreat, how
can we rebuild black politics?

Michael C. Dawson
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We need to find a way to address serious and legitimate security concerns without the overkill of a general system of preventive detention for suspected terrorists. 

David Cole
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Why private-school tuition vouchers are not the answer.

Bernard Wasow Richard D. Kahlenberg
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On reading and misreading the Qur’an.

Khaled Abou El Fadl
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What can we do to prevent a nuclear catastrophe?

Boston Review
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A better way to share the wealth.

Jeff Gates
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On The Best of the Best American Poetry, 1988-1997.

Harold Bloom
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Modern weapons are so destructive that war is less and less likely to take place.

Randall Forsberg
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Those of us who consider ourselves politically progressive have been too quick to assume that feminism and multiculturalism are both good things which are easily reconciled.

Susan Moller Okin
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The idea that a fetus has rights cannot be bypassed as nonsense. We have to take the idea seriously.

Judith Jarvis Thomson
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A roundtable with Randall Forsberg.

Randall Forsberg