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News and Features
Steven Soderbergh’s Side Effects; Lynne Sach’s Your Day Is My Night
Why privacy and anonymity are being violated online by an unstoppable process of data profiling.
Nick Turse’s Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam.
For the novelist James Lasdun, being stalked online is like “swallowing a cup of poison every morning.”
How the work of a literary critic became the proxy for our preoccupation with the horrors of torture.
A Russian novelist’s fight, in life and art, to see the world afresh in all its cruelty and splendor.
Amos Oz and Fania Oz-Salzberger’s Jews and Words.
Judith Long on Jane Sharples, Allison Kilkenny on the fight for Philly’s schools
- How America Became a Third World Country
- Why Prosecuting Ariel Castro for Murder Won’t Prevent Violence Against Pregnant Women
- The Secret Donors Behind the Center for American Progress and Other Think Tanks
- The First Couple’s Post-Racial Bootstraps Myth
- Hundreds of Non-Union Workers With Taxpayer-Supported Jobs Plan to Strike Today