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Vietnam is a unique case—culturally, historically and politically. I hope that the United States will not repeat its Vietnam blunders elsewhere.
The Black artist still must confront the choice between being a messenger about the community and being a pure maker of artistic product.
It would be intolerable to belong to a society which denied the freedom of expression.
An eloquent portrait of underground life among the undocumented and the damned of the earth.
Chicago's struggle to recover from the Great Fire is engaging the study of its best and most conservative minds.
Drum-Taps is the effort of an essentially prosaic mind to lift itself, by a prolonged muscular strain, into poetry.
Nations like Haiti don’t “fail” because of their people, but because they’ve been relentlessly exploited by the more “developed” world.
While honoring the legacy of American communists, a new generation of radicals has chosen to organize under the “socialist” banner.
The “logic” of capitalist development has left a nightmare of environmental destruction in its wake.