Articles of Note

The economist Harry Dexter White helped solidify U.S. dominance after World War II. He was intelligent, relentless. And a Soviet mole... more »

New Books

Leszek Kolakowski grew up seeing the devastating effects of a fraudulent ideology. Then he watched his colleagues fall under its sway... more »

Essays & Opinions

Novel, parodies, movies, Broadway show, bombastic soundtrack: 'Les Misérables is many things,' says Paul Berman, ?but never has it been dead. It respires. It procreates?... more »