Michael Ignatieff

Michael Ignatieff is President of Central European University in Budapest. His books include Isaiah Berlin: A Life and The Ordinary Virtues: Moral Order in a Divided World. (June 2018)


James Ensor: The Vile Vivisectors, 1925

Making Room for God

Liberalism’s Religion

by Cécile Laborde

Secularism: Politics, Religion, and Freedom

by Andrew Copson

The Meaning of Belief: Religion from an Atheist’s Point of View

by Tim Crane

June 28, 2018 issue

Ivan Maisky (second from left), the Soviet ambassador to London between 1932 and 1943, with Winston Churchill at the Allied ambassadors’ lunch at the Soviet embassy, September 1941. General Władysław Sikorski, prime minister of the Polish government in exile, is second from right.

Stalin’s Man in Mayfair

The Maisky Diaries: Red Ambassador to the Court of St James’s, 1932–1943

edited by Gabriel Gorodetsky and translated from the Russian by Tatiana Sorokina and Oliver Ready

May 12, 2016 issue

President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping at a bilateral meeting in Amsterdam, March 2014

Are the Authoritarians Winning?

Faced with resurgent authoritarians, America sets a dismaying example to its allies and friends

Foreign Policy Begins at Home: The Case for Putting America’s House in Order

by Richard N. Haass

Restraint: A New Foundation for US Grand Strategy

by Barry R. Posen

The Fourth Revolution: The Global Race to Reinvent the State

by John Micklethwait and Adrian Wooldridge

Reforming Taxation to Promote Growth and Equity

a white paper by Joseph Stiglitz

July 10, 2014 issue

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