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[Publisher's Note ] | The New York Times tries to marginalize the left, by John R. MacArthur

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 19:25

“Nowhere did the Times define ‘the left’ or what might excite its opposition to Clinton. Our imaginations are allowed to run wild: Is ‘the left’ a terrorist organization? A part of the outfield? Or is it just not worth mentioning?”

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Jesse Barron

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:43

World leaders plan to boost GDP, the E.S.A. lands on a comet, and an artist looks for a needle in a haystack

[Editor's Note ] | Introducing the December 2014 Issue, by Ellen Rosenbush

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 12:03

Sarah Topol follows the trade routes used by arms smugglers, Eric Foner explores the hidden history of the Underground Railroad, Karl Ove Knausgaard recounts a humiliating episode from grade school, and more

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Joe Kloc

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 08:00

Republicans win the Senate, Obama doubles the number of troops in Iraq, and Ted Cruz calls Net Neutrality “Obamacare for the Internet”

[Harper's in the News ] | Last Interview With First Brit to Perform Suicide Bombing, by Harper's Magazine

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 13:51

Suicide bomber Abu Sumayyah, who killed himself and eight others in Iraq, gave his final print interview to Harper’s

[Conversation ] | Discussing the “Radical Otherness” of Israel with Frédéric Brenner, by Sam Cate-Gumpert

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 11:59

Only such a spectrum of perspectives could really do justice to the complexities and to the fact that Israel is totally un-understandable.”

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Joe Kloc

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 08:00

U.S. congressional candidates woo voters, Sweden recognizes Palestine, and the Pope says God is not a magician

[Six Questions ] | Discussing Man V. Nature with Diane Cook, by Zach Hindin

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 13:00

I became curious about how a person might react to the kind of hardships that exist in the wild. It became one of the preoccupations of the book.”

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Ryann Liebenthal

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 07:00

Ebola arrives in New York, a high school student opens fire on classmates in Washington, and protestors in Hong Kong worry that Kenny G is an agent of the Chinese government

[Special Feature ] | A Band of Her Own, by Kelsey Osgood

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 14:00

Anne Sexton’s lost tapes

[Publisher's Note ] | A purposeless, symbolic war, by John R. MacArthur

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 15:12

“Since World War II, very little that could be called genuinely humanitarian has resulted from American military intervention—not in Korea, certainly not in Vietnam, and not in Panama, Afghanistan, or the two Iraq wars and Libya.”

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Camille Bromley

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 07:00

The U.S. bombs Syria, bishops almost support same-sex couples, and violence breaks out at a New Hampshire pumpkin festival

[Editor's Note ] | Introducing the November 2014 Issue, by Ellen Rosenbush

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 18:51

Doug Henwood on stopping Hillary Clinton, fighters and potential recruits discuss the rise of the Islamic State, the inevitability of factory farming, and more

[Six Questions ] | The APA Grapples with Its Torture Demons: Six Questions for Nathaniel Raymond, by Scott Horton

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 19:00

Nathaniel Raymond on CIA interrogation techniques.

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Joe Kloc

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 07:00

Ebola’s rising death toll, U.N. member states’ unpaid bills, and a recipe for “bear satay on a stick.”

[Personal and Otherwise ] | On Getting Wasted, by John Trotta

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 11:00

Among the hoarders and junk haulers of Charleston

[Harper's in the News ] | Harper’s in the News, by Joe Kloc

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 14:56

Harper’s publishes a story about PBS; PBS pulls its advertising from Harper’s; the Internet has the story.

[Ars Philosopha ] | Are Humans Good or Evil?, by Clancy Martin

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 07:00

A brief philosophical debate.

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Sara Breselor

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:00

America’s first Ebola diagnosis, a pro-ICBM clothing exchange, and Joe Biden on being number two.

[Special Feature ] | The Pale Cast of Thought, by Thomas Leveritt

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 11:00

Can ayahuasca cure writer’s block?