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Books and the Arts

An Armenian-American writer asks if the Armenian obsession with genocide recognition is worth its emotional and psychological price.

With his cutouts, Henri Matisse tried to free himself from gravity.

Awakening a sense of wonder and flooding a cinema with crucial realities.

Ebooks - Molly Ivins

News and Analysis

Bill Maher

What is brave about expressing an opinion that’s already held by a plurality of Americans?

Mike Rounds

Documents obtained by The Nation show former Governor Mike Rounds’s campaign manager may have improperly awarded state economic incentives to firms in which he and the candidate held investments.

For years, radioactive waste has seeped into swampland, canals—even drinking water. Now a few families are fighting to hold the polluters accountable.

The New York Times columnist discusses his new book, Fire Shut Up in My Bones.

Catalans are fed up with Madrid’s austerity and corruption—making November’s referendum nonbinding has only postponed the confrontation.

Rick Weiland

The Democratic Senate candidate's prairie populism has made him competitive in this red state.

Kailash Satyarthi

The Indian Nobel Peace Prize winner has repeatedly risked his life fighting child labor and sweatshop abuses.




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