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February 20, 2006

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  • Editorials

    Reap the Whirlwind

    The rise of Samuel Alito and the death of Coretta Scott King mark the end of an era and the abandonment of our civil rights legacy by both political parties.

    Bruce Shapiro


  • Coretta Scott King

    The widows of great men either gracefully retire from history's stage or take their own lonely road. Coretta Scott King had little hesitancy about carrying on her husband's work.

    the Editors

  • A Warning Bell

    Democrats can capitalize on the current economic stall and gain control of Congress with a return to bedrock principles: creating jobs, restoring incomes and rescuing families from debt.

    William Greider

  • NSA Spying Myths

    The Bush Administration has propagated five myths in its current campaign to rationalize its illegal domestic spying program.

    David Cole

  • The Hamas Triumph

    What if the West responded to Hamas's victory not with sanctions but with a commitment to resume negotiations from where they left off in 2000?

    Graham Usher

  • Empire vs. Republic

    Instead of Bush's imperial presidency, America needs the vision of Congressional progressives: rapid withdrawal from Iraq, universal healthcare, campaign reform and a shift to renewable energy.

    the Editors

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  • Books and the Arts

    The Facts

    In Arthur & George, Julian Barnes mixes fact and fiction, linking Sir Arthur Conan Doyle with a wrongfully convicted Victorian author.

    Terry Eagleton

  • The Race to War

    Lost Battalions tells the story of two US Army regiments of the American Expeditionary Force, the struggle to buy citizenship through the self-sacrifice of war.

    David Levering Lewis

  • Coretta Scott King

    The widows of great men either gracefully retire from history's stage or take their own lonely road. Coretta Scott King had little hesitancy about carrying on her husband's work.

    the Editors

  • Empire vs. Republic

    Instead of Bush's imperial presidency, America needs the vision of Congressional progressives: rapid withdrawal from Iraq, universal healthcare, campaign reform and a shift to renewable energy.

    the Editors

  • Heidegger Made Kosher

    Two new books explore the work of philosophers Emmanuel Levinas and Martin Heidegger.

    Richard Wolin

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