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Why Pakistan's Hindus, Sikhs and Christians came out to protest against Narendra Modi last week

Haroon Khalid | Posted 09.12.2016 | Religion
Haroon Khalid

On March 29, 2011, a day before the keenly anticipated World Cup semi-final between India and Pakistan - arch rivals both on and off the field - I visited the Gurudwara Dera Sahib in Lahore.

Biking Into History With Hillary and Bill

Gabriel Rotello | Posted 06.09.2016 | Politics
Gabriel Rotello

I was at LA's Greek Theater Monday night watching Hillary Clinton speak after the AP announced she had clinched the nomination. It was an electric, historic turning point that reminded me of another time I saw Hillary on another electric, historic turning point years ago.

Will The New York Primary Do For Hillary What It Did For Her Husband?

The Conversation US | Posted 04.19.2016 | Politics
The Conversation US

The similarities between the 1992 contest and this year's in New York are striking. In 1992, Bill Clinton's campaign lost momentum after early strong showings in the South, which encouraged then-former California Governor Jerry Brown, Clinton's one major remaining rival that year, to seek a decisive win in New York.

Primal Fear and the Legacy of Damien Hirst

Matthew Israel | Posted 11.02.2014 | Arts
Matthew Israel

What artworks of the past 25 years will we care about in the future? Why is this work so important? In the past when I have lectured on Hirst, I've focused on the following.

Optional Oscars -- 1992

Jon Eig | Posted 10.29.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Eig

The book Alternate Oscars looks at every Oscar awarded in the big three categories -- picture, actor, and actress -- from 1927-28 on and offers, when appropriate, a better choice. But it stops with the 1991 Oscars, which leaves the last 20 years wide open.

A Touch of Reality in Print and on Screen

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Danny Groner

Last night, as part of her book tour, Semple spoke with Sex and the City executive producer, Darren Star, about the process of writing her novel, This One is Mine.

Convention "Bumps" in Context

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

"Bounce" or "Bump?" The terminology is up to you, but this is certainly the season to consider the short term changes in polling numbers that frequent...