William J. Astore: We Are The EmpireJuly 2016
Of US Military Interventions, Alien Disaster Movies, and Star Wars
Eduardo Galeano: God’s Masterpiece or the Devil’s Bad Joke?July 2015
Barbarians and apes—from the Opium Wars to the origin of the species.
Eduardo Galeano: The World Turns Around a Spinning BallJune 2014
Choreographed War and Other Aspects of the World’s Greatest Game
William Astore: The Business of America is WarOctober 2013
When it comes to war, we are all customers and consumers.
Richard Falk: Post-Intervention Libya—A Militia StateOctober 2013
The trouble in Libya and how we helped it happen.
Fifty Shades of FeminismApril 2013
The cultural historian on the rhetoric of freedom, bossy white women, and the prospects of beating patriarchy by 2040.
Muhammad Idrees Ahmad: Archaeology of Revolutionary KnowledgeJanuary 2013
Pankaj Mishra’s new book, From the Ruins of Empire: The intellectuals who remade Asia, has one eye on the history of the East and one eye on its future.