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Desperately Seeking Health Insurance Desperately Seeking Health Insurance

As crises go, medical insurance is not a very sexy one.

Jun 3, 2004 / Column / Katha Pollitt

Talking About Slow Food Talking About Slow Food

Click here for info on The Slow Food Guide to New York City.

Jun 1, 2004 / Feature / Rebecca Tuhus-Dubrow

Grapes of Wrath Grapes of Wrath

Several years ago, I did some reporting for a story that I wanted to write about wine and how it's advertised.

May 27, 2004 / Books & the Arts / Matthew DeBord

Cutting Remarks Cutting Remarks

In 1966 Valerie Solanas moved to New York City. At 30, she was already a woman with a difficult past. Growing up in New Jersey, she was molested by her father.

May 27, 2004 / Books & the Arts / Claire Dederer

Diversity and Its Discontents Diversity and Its Discontents

For most of his half-century-long career, Samuel Huntington, professor of government at Harvard, has made a point of telling the US ruling elite what it has most wanted to hear.

May 27, 2004 / Books & the Arts / Daniel Lazare

Slow Motion Slow Motion

The Justice Department recently announced its intention to reopen the Emmett Till case.

May 27, 2004 / Column / Patricia J. Williams

NYT: ‘Maybe We Did Screw Up a Little’ NYT: ‘Maybe We Did Screw Up a Little’

On May 26 the New York Times finally hitched up its pants, took a deep breath and issued an editorial declaration of moderate regret for its role in boosting the case for war on ...

May 27, 2004 / Beat the Devil / Alexander Cockburn

No Politician Left Behind No Politician Left Behind

Education is always about politics--in the best and worst senses.

May 27, 2004 / Editorial / Deborah Meier

Kerry and Communion Kerry and Communion

Is it a sin for Catholics to vote for former altar boy John Kerry?

May 27, 2004 / Editorial / John Nichols

The Metaphysical Couple The Metaphysical Couple

This book has a past, which begins at least in 1995, when Elzbieta Ettinger brought out a controversial account of the unpublished correspondence between Hannah Arendt and Martin...

May 20, 2004 / Books & the Arts / Carol Brightman

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