politics






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Our Fragile Democracy

By Andrew Majeske – On September 5, 2017, I received an email from The Claremont Institute sent to subscribers of the Claremont Review of Books. I subscribed to this publication in early 2017, after realizing…


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The Drama of the Thinking Heart

Karen Malpede in Open Democracy: “For the past twenty-two years, Theater Three Collaborative has been producing ecofeminist-pacifist plays in New York and Europe, on a shoestring and against all odds. Now a book, Plays in Time: The Beekeeper’s…


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Art from Guantánamo

Erin Thompson in the Paris Review: “The authorities hired an art instructor, under whom detainees produced the type of earnest exercises, shaded contours of apples and empty glasses, you might expect to see in a…



U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions’s Evidence-Free Crime Strategy

David M. Kennedy in The Hill: “The emerging Department of Justice crime-control strategy is a criminologist’s nightmare. Over the last thirty years researchers, law enforcement leaders and communities have pushed for smarter, better violence prevention…