No single person encapsulates the drama, the deadly confrontations, and the self-destructive follies of the Cold War better than George Kennan.
A new biography gives Kurt Vonnegut his due.
Director Lars von Trier's latest film asks: What do you do when the world's coming to an end?
Urban Outfitters removes the word "Navajo" from its product line, but the cultural poaching is the same.
Despite what popular psychology says, there's little evidence boys and girls learn differently.
A journal of grief and aging, Blue Nights is missing Joan Didion's razor-sharp prose.
In Time is a movie for the attractive, radical redistributionist in your life.
In real-life, the superhero's do-gooding would push all the poor people out of Gotham.
An Israeli novelist gets a legal writ of divorce between Jewish ethnicity and religion.
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