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Martin Walser

Survivor’s Soul

A memoir of Martin Walser’s coming-of-age.

May 11, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 33 • By SUSANNE KLINGENSTEIN

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Albert Einstein in Berlin (1929)

Einstein in Theory

The scientist as public intellectual.

May 11, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 33 • By GERTRUDE HIMMELFARB

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Sen. Arthur Vandenberg (1939)

The Bellwether

Arthur Vandenberg and the end of GOP isolationism.

May 11, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 33 • By ALONZO L. HAMBY

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Pension Building, Washington (1936)

Pointier Heads

Efficiency shrinks while government grows.

May 4, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 32 • By KEVIN R. KOSAR

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Dmitri Shostakovich in Leningrad (1941)

A Seventh Note

The score for destruction by Hitler and Stalin.

May 4, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 32 • By ALGIS VALIUNAS

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Eugene O’Neill and his third wife, Carlotta Monterey O’Neill (1933)

Long Night’s Journey

The biographical drama of Eugene O’Neill.

May 4, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 32 • By JOHN SIMON

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So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed

Here Comes Trouble

The Internet is the mob’s best friend

Apr 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 29 • By SONNY BUNCH

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Patriotic Betrayal The Inside Story of the CIA’s Secret  Campaign to Enroll Amer

War of Words

The CIA and the postwar clash of ideas

Apr 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 29 • By GABRIEL SCHOENFELD

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Gladly Teach? A more rational division of power on campus.

Gladly Teach?

A more rational division of power on campus

Apr 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 29 • By JONATHAN MARKS

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Resident of Tanjung Puting National Park, Kalimantan (Indonesian Borneo)

The Jungle Books

On the intellectual origins of evolution

Apr 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 29 • By CHRISTOPH IRMSCHER

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Andrew Jackson vs. the Second Bank of the United States (1833)

The Lending Game

The culture of banking, in history and politics

Mar 30, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 28 • By JAY WEISER

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The Rightful Place of Science Disasters & Climate Change by Roger Pielke Jr.

Cold Comfort

A scientific approach to the science of climate change

Mar 30, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 28 • By ROBERT BRYCE

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Chief Justice John Roberts at a Federalist Society dinner (2007)

Join the Argument

The irresistible rise of the Federalist Society

Mar 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 27 • By ANDREW BUTTARO

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F. R. Leavis (1975)

One Unsparing Eye

F. R. Leavis and the life of literature.

Mar 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 27 • By THOMAS L. JEFFERS

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“Parson Weems’ Fable” (1939) by Grant Wood

Abraham’s Fathers

Tracing the path from 1776 to 1861

Mar 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 27 • By WILLIAM MCKENZIE

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