James Fallows

James Fallows, national correspondent for The Atlantic, is the author of China Airborne. His book National Defense won the American Book Award for nonfiction.


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The general’s gone, but a new book on his big idea is essential for the coming defense debates. Read more


From “fly-out menus” to scandal coverage, the ins and outs of Web news. Read more

Books, Arts and Culture

We used to expect reporters and editors to place events in their proper context. Post-O.J., post-Diana, and soon (we hope) post-Monica, perhaps it’s time to ask: What happened to news judgment? Read more

Books, Arts and Culture