Altercation: Race, Vietnam, and the New Left in Mid-Century

George Scialabba discusses the limits of Louis Menand’s new tome on America in the Cold War era.


You can count on the Prospect, can we count on you?

There's no paywall here. Your donations power our newsroom as we report on ideas, politics and power — and what’s really at stake as we navigate another presidential election year. Please, become a member, or make a one-time donation, today. Thank you!