A Political and Literary Forum
Thailand has been gripped by the largest wave of protest in years, forcing a reckoning between the country’s dual structures of democracy and monarchy.
What the Indian constitutional tradition can teach about sex equality.
Martha C. Nussbaum
The deadly legacy of America's air war in Laos.
Kieko Matteson, Robert Perkinson
Forced deportations threaten to turn the Ethiopian-Eritrean border conflict into ethnic war.
Noah Benjamin Novogrodsky
The dictator's extradition and the limits of international law.
Paul W. Kahn
The NGO revolution and the search for peace.
The welfare state is in trouble not because selfishness is rampant (it is not), but because many egalitarian programs no longer evoke deeply held notions of fairness.
Samuel Bowles, Herbert Gintis
A response to Susan Okin, "Is Multiculturalism Bad for Women?"
Modern weapons are so destructive that war is less and less likely to take place.
The repression of Iranian women.
It would be simpler to burn a few magazines than to explore the economic, social, and psychological factors of which both rape and pornography are symptoms.
Writer, teacher, and political activist.
Grace Paley, Gail Pool, Shirley Roses
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Joseph J. Fischel
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