The dense details in Berlin’s memorial museums overwhelm the stories they try to tell.
In Edmund Fawcett’s new history, liberalism begins with capitalism and revolution.
Memory and revolution in Poland since 1989
The essays in Some Truths Are Not Self-Evident remind us that Zinn was not just a historian: he was also deeply involved in the major twentieth-century struggles for social justice in the United States.
The man who helped spark Berkeley’s Free Speech Movement fifty years ago would have championed today’s activism, from the Dreamers to Occupy to Ferguson.
Capitalism’s newest critics offer a groundbreaking account of slavery, but does their economic history add up?
Insurrections of the Mind thinks insurrections ought to happen only in the mind.
You’ve probably never heard of Martin J. Sklar. But you should have.
For the German novelist Walter Kempowski, there was no single unifying experience of World War II.
How the destruction of architectural treasures became a weapon in Syria’s ongoing civil war.