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Can Indonesia’s charismatic new president solve the slow-burning crises of the world’s third-largest democracy?
How Michael Bloomberg turned architecture into a sixty-four-ounce Coke.
How “Fuck the Police” came to narrate the town’s humiliations and violations.
Art Spiegelman’s twitchy irreverence
Jeff Koons and the art of blissful idiocy; Kara Walker’s art of subtlety.
Marcelo Gleiser wants to heal the rift between humanists and scientists by deflating scientific dreams of establishing final truths.
An excerpt from Victor Navasky's The O'Dell File reveals the story of the civil rights movement's 'unsung hero' who has been wrongly written out of the pages of history.
Eric Garner’s death marks a darkening mood fifty years after Freedom Summer.