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News and Features
Media portrayals that reinforce negative stereotypes about social programs and the individuals helped by them sow the seeds for damaging cuts.
How an excesses of idealism and the embrace of violence harmed the American left in the 1970s.
A cruel economics of forced mobility is the new planning mantra of New York City.
Maybe action movies, like youth itself, are wasted on the young.
With their anthology Octavia’s Brood, Adrienne Brown and Walidah Imarisha evoke a world of radical possibility.
How the stormy eloquence of Delmore Schwartz made possible the glittering prose of Saul Bellow.
Sonia Delaunay breathed art like others lived alcohol or crime.