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July 3-10, 2017, Issue

Cover art by: Tim O’Brien

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  • Books & the Arts

    E.P. Thompson’s Search for a New Popular Front

    Despite a lifetime of political disappointments, the historian never gave up on the prospects of a broad left-wing social movement.

    Stefan Collini

  • What Caused the Russian Revolution?

    How historians narrate 1917 tells us as much about their politics as it does about what we can learn from the revolution’s failures.

    Sophie Pinkham

  • Wonder Women

    If you’re looking for a heroine at the movies this summer, you should look beyond the latest superhero story.

    Stuart Klawans
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