October 23, 2014
On Monday, New York's Metropolitan Opera went ahead with its production of John Adams's The Death of Klinghoffer . The evening was met with...
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October 11, 2014
Coming of age after postmodernism often seems like living a parody of our forebears’ concerns; it feels like we are testing the Society of...
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October 10, 2014
Can the United States government legally stop US citizens from traveling to certain "Ebola-affected" countries? Can the government restrict...
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October 9, 2014
After the great "trigger warning" debate of spring 2014, this semester marks the first time many university instructors are deciding how to...
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October 2, 2014
The well-known US security expert, Brian Jenkins, famously declared in 1974, that “ terrorism is theatre ”. And over the last few weeks,...
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September 24, 2014
Recent public scrutiny following several Title IX complaints and lawsuits at major US universities have forced campus sexual assault into...
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September 21, 2014
“How does it feel to see 200,000 people coming to New York for your book launch?” asked Bill McKibben, co-founder of 350.org , when...
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September 9, 2014
On Tuesday, September 1, the rains came. By the next day, much of the city of Srinagar in the Indian-controlled region of Jammu and Kashmir...
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August 28, 2014
Last week, the U.S. government announced that it had completed destruction of Syria’s declared chemical weapons stockpile. This complex...