Cosmic Certainties

Konstantin Kakaes reviewed "Fashion, Faith and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe" in the Wall Street Journal.

Oh, the Humanities

Gideon Lewis-Kraus wrote for the Bookforum about Mark Greif's new book, The Age of the Crisis of Man.

Hamid Karzai: Afghanistan’s Bridge-building President or Just a Corrupt Pol?

Peter Bergen wrote in the Washington Post about Afghani President Hamid Karzai.

As a Black Veteran, I Always Stand for the Flag. But I Understand Why Colin Kaepernick Doesn’t.

Theodore Johnson wrote for Vox about Colin Kaepernick.

How Clinton Should Handle the Stumbling Story

Julian Zelizer wrote for CNN about how Hillary Clinton should handle the media coverage of her stumble at the 9/11 event.

The Teen Killers of the Drug War

Sorry Folks, Veterans Are Not Necessarily Experts on Foreign Policy

Rosa Brooks wrote for Foreign Policy about veterans and foreign policy.

The Breathtaking Beauty of Our Planet's Destruction

Bina Venkataraman wrote a feature essay for Foreign Policy Magazine on the aerial perspective of Earth and climate change.

Reforming Ukraine After the Revolutions

Joshua Yaffa wrote an article for the New Yorker on the promise, hope, and frustration of Maidan.

Riz Ahmed’s Tragic Transformation on “the Night Of”

Alexis Okeowo wrote for the New Yorker about "the Night Of."

My Drowning City Is a Harbinger of Climate Slums to Come

Virginia Eubanks wrote for the Nation about drowning cities, and future climate slums.

Swet Shop Boys’ Rap as Protest

Alexis Okeowo wrote for the New Yorker about protest rap and the Swet Shop Boys.