A Political and Literary Forum
The threat of fascism has grown before our eyes. Black Marxism helps us to fight it with greater clarity, with a more expansive conception of the task before us, and with ever more questions.
Robin D. G. Kelley
Understanding the persistence of racial inequality.
Do housing vouchers work?
What if we stop thinking in terms of place and start thinking about families or individuals?
Lessons of a great human rights–law success.
Jenny S. Martinez
Although both the victims and the perpetrators of human rights violations on African soil have been Africans, the pursuit of justice has been conducted largely by international institutions, and not Africans themselves.
On Artistic Passion.
Race and the transformation of criminal justice.
Glenn C. Loury
Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing.
Alan A. Stone
With benefits linked to work, Democrats could have argued for a much more generous safety net. But they missed the opportunity to rethink the social compact in this new moral universe.
The New Generation of Nigerian Writers
The Academy’s voters rejected Brokeback Mountain, but the film marks an important moment in Hollywood history.
Can the Republic live up to its ideals?
John R. Bowen
Vital reading on politics, literature, and more in your inbox
David Theo Goldberg
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