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Issue: The Case for Containing a Nuclear Iran

Issue number: 3

The Titanic’s surprisingly timely centenary Read more

Books, Arts and Culture

A critical look at the state of the American university Read more

Books

Lionel Shriver's The New Republic is a provocative and satiric novel about—of all things—terrorism.  Read more

Books

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With the release of her latest book, Drift, MSNBC’s biggest 
star shows once again why she's captured the liberal imagination. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

American Airlines can declare bankruptcy and wipe away debt. But you can’t—and that’s just the beginning. Read more

Economic Policy

Two new books and a documentary cue up the soundtrack of the black-power movement. Read more

Books, Arts and Culture

Raising taxes is supposed to be political suicide. Governors Jerry Brown and Martin O'Malley are proving otherwise. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

Even in the Age of Obama, serious impediments remain for the most ambitious black politicians. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

Why are Obama trade negotiators pushing the extreme Trans-Pacific Partnership, and why is it being negotiated in such an untransparent manner? Read more

America and the World

America needs to try something new when it comes to international trade. Read more

America and the World

The Trans-Pacific Partnership could end up hurting the broader economic interests of both the U.S. and smaller Asian nations. Read more

America and the World

The boast that American workers are naturally superior to other workers and would therefore “win” in any fair competition is problematic at best and at worst, a pander to our national delusion of exceptionalism. Read more

America and the World

The reintroduction of the gray wolf to the Northern Rockies was an ecological success story—until big money, old superstitions, and politics got in the way. Read more

Energy and the Environment

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Steve Brodner

Just how rich is the Republican presidential candidate? Read more

Money, Politics and Power

The president's re-election chances have improved, but Obama faces severe tests on energy and national security. Read more

America and the World

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Regime change is a pipe dream. Is there a way to keep peace in Tehran without it? Read more

America and the World