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October 31, 2016, Issue

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  • Books & the Arts

    Populism’s Two Paths

    Throughout the North Atlantic, insurgencies on the left and the right are challenging mainstream politics. The question is: Which popular movement—the left’s or the right’s—will prevail?

    Jedediah Purdy

  • The Brat Pack Grows Up

    Once the voice of youthful dissatisfaction, Jay McInerney, Tama Janowitz, and Bret Easton Ellis experience the growing pains of middle age.

    Michelle Dean
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