Articles of Note

The history of war is typically written by winners. But not the Spanish Civil War. Our version has been Orwell's version. And it's time for a change... more »

New Books

It’s all well and good, intellectually, to praise forgetting. But collective amnesia is something else entirely. Where to draw the line?... more »

Essays & Opinions

Why is a 17th-century Portuguese-Jewish philosopher, a writer of dense and opaque prose, so popular? Spinoza is a heretic for our times... more »