Investigative Special Issue
Tom Barry on the convergance of the immigrant crackdown, the war on drugs, for-profit prisons, and rural poverty in West Texas; Nir Rosen on Iraq's ugly peace; Tara McKelvey asks if religion is an obstacle to PTSD treatment in the military. Vivian Gornick on Edward Carpenter; Evgeny Morozov on the limits of Wikipedia; a short story by Aura Estrada; John Gallaher wins the 12th annual poetry contest.
State of the Nation: The Supreme Court: What do Americans think about property, punishment, and poverty?
Alan A. Stone
Faroosh Fathi, introduced by Christine Hume
John Gallaher, introduced by Rae Armantrout
B. K. Fischer