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Claudio Lomnitz on Latin America's new left; Michael J. Piore and Andrew Schrank on the human costs of free markets; Mae Ngai on border control; Dalton Conley on Charles Murray and the end of the welfare state.
Glenn Loury asks “Why Are So Many Americans in Prison?”; Robert Blecher and Jeremy Pressman on Israel’s existential crisis; George Scialabba on the curse of modernity; Anatol Lieven on “realist” foreign policy.
After Prison: Bruce Western on reentry; Mary Fainsod Katzenstein and Mary Lyndon Shanley on incarcerated fathers; Robert Perkinson on the history of the prison boom. Andrew Bacevich on the boken pentagon; Elias Khoury on justice in Palestine.