The debate over the dangers of media monopoly got a lot less theoretical
in the last week of January, when Comcast, the nation's No.
This essay will appear as an introduction in New York Review Books' new
edition of Prisoner of Love (February 2003).
Last fall, a half-dozen child psychologists lurked around New York's
Yale Club at a convention called "Advertising & Promoting to Kids"
in search of new, higher-paying clients.
We all had our youthful indiscretions that haunt or amuse us for the rest of our lives. Mine was conservatism.
Big Media won another battle in the escalating war over copyright on
January 15, when the Supreme Court upheld a 1998 law extending copyright
terms by twenty years, to life plus seventy years f
The worse the state treats kids, the more the state's prosecutors chase
after inoffensive "perverts" in the private sector who have committed
the so-called crime of getting sexual kicks out of
My son collects my change--the random coins that come from little daily
transactions, the pennies, nickels and dimes that build up in my
How the crisis is destroying jobs--and what can be done about it.
Progressive journals are key in creating a movement, but they lack support.
The flagship of American conservative campus publications stands on the
foundation of twenty years of attention-grabbing antics.