Kennedy’s presidency and assassination seem more elusive as the decades pass.
The life and work of Victor Serge represents the Russian democratic revolution that never was.
Ben Urwand’s The Collaboration: Hollywood’s Pact with Hitler.
Inside the great social historian Eric Hobsbawm there was an aesthete waiting to come out.
Was World War I the outcome of elite machinations?
How did the US-Mexican border become the place where the American past chokes on itself?
Lucien Jaume’s Tocqueville: The Aristocratic Sources of Liberty.
Novelist Kate Manning richly reimagines Madame Restell as a defender of women from the horrors of poverty, male privilege and their own physiology.
My country can perhaps offer Egyptians a strategy whereby a fearful and divided populace can rid itself of an oppressive regime.
On city walls across the country, muralists and street artists depict him as a statesman, visionary, hero and martyr.