Articles of Note

On the left, "the worker" is sacred. So is a belief in solidarity and equality. But amid rapid economic fragmentation, does the left have a future?... more »

New Books

Campaign season: a quadrennial procession of academics advancing obtuse theories on the electorate. Here comes a Berkeley sociologist dripping condescension... more »

Essays & Opinions

William Empson had nothing more than a serious amateur's interest in Eastern art, but this was a man undeterred by lack of expertise. Thus The Face of the Buddha... more »