Withdrawal by Noam Chomsky and Vijay Prashad and War in Ukraine: Making Sense of a Senseless War by Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J.S. Davies are two new books that provide essential background missing in most media commentary.
Triggering has become the new principle at the core of US intellectual culture.
Before Roe v Wade, the Abortion Counseling Service of Women’s Liberation, known as the Jane Collective, operated an underground network across the United States.
A judge in the UK believes reading the classics of English literature can effectively replace prison terms.
A new book explaining how to optimize your nervous system condenses the best of psychology and neuroscience, which makes it almost perfect.
The symbolism of the Nibelungenlied has a long history of co-option by Germany’s extremists.
A new biography finally offers an intimate look at the life of Edward Said.
We often talk about entertainers’ legacies, as if they all leave one. Marvin Gaye did.