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March 16, 2015 | The Nation

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March 16, 2015

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Letters

Black lives more than matter; sharing is creepy; the root of the problem; radical pessimism; one person, no vote; any fool can make a rule…

Editorials

The issues that matter most to Americans won’t be adequately explored by a coronation of Hillary Clinton.

A win for the Edward Snowden documentary is a win for democracy.

Fifteen former students of the for-profit Corinthian college chain are launching a debt strike to allow other debtors to do just that.

Columns

The romance in the film isn’t perverse—and that’s the problem.

Articles

Fifty years after the first US troops came ashore at Da Nang, the Vietnamese are still coping with unexploded bombs and Agent Orange.

Racism, segregation and inequality persist in this civil-rights battleground.

Books & the Arts

Film

Jean-Luc Godard is still brooding on the end of cinema while imaging its future incarnation.

Book

How the discovery of police archives has altered the memory of political atrocities in Guatemala.

Book

K. Anis Ahmed’s stringent tales of life in the sprawling capital of Bangladesh.

Book

Khirbet Khizeh is a study in ambiguity of the 1948 Arab-Israeli War.

Crossword

And don’t miss Kosman and Picciotto’s crossword blog, Word Salad.