Larry Kramer

Larry Kramer The late playwright and AIDS activist saw enemies everywhere—and he wasn’t wrong about that  

Et Tu, A.C.L.U.?

Et Tu, A.C.L.U.? Fight of the Century: Writers Reflect on 100 Years of Landmark ACLU Cases, reviewed. 

Mel Boozer Said What Pete Buttigieg Can’t

Mel Boozer Said What Pete Buttigieg Can’t Before Pete Buttigieg, Mel Boozer compared the civil-rights struggle to the fight for gay and lesbian rights.  

Book Review: Our Man At first glance, it is not immediately apparent that the life of Richard Holbrooke, the longtime Democratic foreign-policy hand, merits a major work of biography. His highest governmental rank was that of assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific affairs, which he attained at the (then) record age of 35 and held for...

The End of Europe book launch at the Brookings Institution

The End of Europe book launch at the Brookings Institution A discussion on Europe with Constanze Stelzenmüller, Leon Wieseltier, and Robert Kagan.

Discussing Mike Flynn on BBC President Trump’s national security adviser, Michael Flynn, has resigned after it was revealed that he misled White House officials about his contacts with Russia. The United States has slapped sanctions on theVenezuelan Vice-president, Tareck El Aissami, accusing him of involvement in drugs trafficking. His assets in the US have been frozen and he will be...