The Magazine

  • Vol. 3 No. 28
    Summer 2017



    • Settlements: The Real Story

      Gershom Gorenberg

      Fifty years after the Six-Day War, a mistaken account of how settlement began still plagues Israeli politics.
    • Silk Roadblock

      Manuel Madrid

      Yo-Yo Ma's celebrated project for global understanding through music runs into Donald Trump's sour note.
    • Ignoring Police Violence

      Brentin Mock

      Baltimore officials accepted a voluntary settlement to reduce police abuses. Jeff Sessions wants to kill it.


    • State-Enforced Segregation and the Color of Justice

      Randall Kennedy

      Jim Crow was the descendant of Southern slavery. More shocking is the legacy of government-enforced racism in the North.  
    • Fiscal Purgatory in New York

      James Parrott

      How New York’s budget crisis was used to roll back expansive government  
    • The Long Arc of Protest

      David Karpf

      While digital media make it easier to spread activist messages, today’s movements face many of the same problems their forerunners did.  
    • Goodbye to All That Democracy

      Zephyr Teachout

      Can our constitution co-exist with extremes of economic inequality?  
    • Gift Horse or Trojan Horse?

      Benjamin Soskis

      The mixed record of America’s new rich as often self-interested philanthropists  


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