Ukraine & Europe: What Should Be Done?

If we lose the new Ukraine, it could create a failed state of more than 40 million people

‘Satanic Seduction’—Online

Book of Numbers

by Joshua Cohen

Sargent & His People

An artist who was “at home everywhere, and belonged nowhere.”

Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends

an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, London, February 12–May 25, 2015; and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, June 30–October 4, 2015

TV vs. the Internet: Who Will Win?

Is it now springtime for the old television machers?

Television Is the New Television: The Unexpected Triumph of Old Media in the Digital Age

by Michael Wolff

Over the Top: How the Internet Is (Slowly but Surely) Changing the Television Industry

by Alan Wolk

The Amazing Inner Lives of Animals

What is it, exactly, that sets our species apart?

Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel

by Carl Safina

The Cultural Lives of Whales and Dolphins

by Hal Whitehead and Luke Rendell

Joan Didion: Risk & Triumph

The Last Love Song: A Biography of Joan Didion

by Tracy Daugherty

The Pope & the Market

Market-based tools such as cap-and-trade have a central part to play in slowing climate change

Laudato Si’: On Care for Our Common Home

an encyclical letter by Pope Francis

Video Games: The Secret Life

How games work and what they can mean

Gamelife: A Memoir

by Michael W. Clune

God in the Machine: Video Games as Spiritual Pursuit

by Liel Leibovitz

‘The Return of Foxy Grandpa’

The most important things in any religion are not derivative from the notion of God

The Myths of Cesar Chavez

Cesar Chavez

a film directed by Diego Luna

The Crusades of Cesar Chavez

by Miriam Pawel

The Wonder-Wounded Harold Bloom

The Daemon Knows: Literary Greatness and the American Sublime

by Harold Bloom

A New Vision of the Holocaust

Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning

by Timothy Snyder

Who Can Find the True West?

The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey

by Rinker Buck

What Philosophers Really Know

Philosophy of Language: The Classics Explained

by Colin McGinn

The First Great Arabic Novel

Leg Over Leg, or the Turtle in the Tree: Concerning the Fariyaq, What Manner of Creature Might He Be

by Ahmad Faris al-Shidyaq, edited and translated from the Arabic by Humphrey Davies

In the Depths of the Net

The Dark Net: Inside The Digital Underworld

by Jamie Bartlett

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