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November 4, 2013 Issue

Cover art by: 

art by Victor Juhasz, depicting, left to right, Representative Michele Bachmann, Senator Ted Cruz, Speaker John Boehner (below), Representative Mark Meadows and Senator Rand Paul

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  • Books and the Arts

    The ‘I Hate Israel’ Handbook

    Max Blumenthal’s carelessly constructed case against the Jewish state won’t help the occupation’s victims. 

    Eric Alterman

  • The Long and Short of Memory

    What the modern science of memory owes to the amnesiac patient H.M.

    Charles Gross

  • An Organized Jumble

    For all its postmodern flair, the revamped Benjamin Franklin Museum is surprisingly traditional and constrained.

    Julia M. Klein

  • Dignity’s Due

    Why are philosophers invoking the notion of human dignity to revitalize theories of political ethics?

    Samuel Moyn

  • Shelf Life

    Lucien Jaume’s Tocqueville: The Aristocratic Sources of Liberty.

    Elias Altman

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