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Book review of 'The Ingenious Mr. Pyke: Inventor, Fugitive, Spy' by Henry Hemming. Read more


Scott Walker’s face appears in this primer on unionism and the accompanying text isn’t flattering. Topping Walker’s agenda is union busting, a move many outside the unions support with little understanding of the implications Read more


Afghanistan has often been called unconquerable, the “graveyard of empires,” but as Tamim Ansary argues in his witty overview of that country’s history, truisms aren’t always entirely true. Ansary reminds readers that Read more


In 2009 filmmakers Andrew Rossi and Kate Novack set up cameras in the newsroom of America's greatest newspaper. The resulting documentary, Page One: A Year in the Life of the New York Times, investigated and observed a staff confronting tectoni.. Read more

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