A Political and Literary Forum
The NGO revolution and the search for peace.
The welfare state is in trouble not because selfishness is rampant (it is not), but because many egalitarian programs no longer evoke deeply held notions of fairness.
Samuel Bowles, Herbert Gintis
A response to Susan Okin, "Is Multiculturalism Bad for Women?"
Laws imposing social disabilities on immigrants are at odds with constitutional guarantees of equality.
Markets need to be reshaped to protect the environment, and such reshaping will require political struggle.
Before Roe, abortion providers operated on the margins of medicine. They still do.
Is patriotism a morally irrelevant characteristic?
What's really at stake in debates about humanitarian intervention is not human rights, but modern imperialism.
Noam Chomsky on the long history of American intervention.
The Limits of Majority Rule
Rap poetry is full of cutting-edge linguistic innovations.
Writer, teacher, and political activist.
Grace Paley, Gail Pool, Shirley Roses
Vital reading on politics, literature, and more in your inbox
Samuel Miller McDonald
Andrew L. Croxford
C. P. Chandrasekhar, Jayati Ghosh
Robin Dembroff, Dee Payton
David McDermott Hughes
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