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London Review of Books

Allies to US: ISIS is Not Our Problem

David Paul | Posted 06.03.2016 | Politics
David Paul

Seymour Hersh may be making his stories up out of whole cloth, but they ring true. We may think we are leading the fight against ISIS today, but none of our allies seem to be following.

Michael Calderone

Seymour Hersh's Bin Laden Raid Bombshell Draws White House, Media Pushback | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.12.2015 | Media

NEW YORK –- Seymour Hersh, the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who revealed the My Lai massacre during the Vietnam War and helped expose the Abu G...

Review: 'Our Bodies, Our Shelves' by Roz Warren

Stacia Friedman | Posted 06.28.2015 | Fifty
Stacia Friedman

Libraries are the great American equalizer. Whether you are young or old, rich or poor, atheist or devout, have a PhD or are a high school dropout, your public library welcomes you. They have no choice, as Roz Warren explains in her screamingly funny book, Our Bodies, Our Shelves: A Collection of Library Humor.

Ebola -- It Didn't Have to Be This Way

Paula Gordon | Posted 12.18.2014 | Politics
Paula Gordon

What America, and therefore the world, got instead was the result of virulent Republican loathing of our government (except when subsidizing or protecting big business). Public funds plummeted while private funding was living down to its promise.

'Troublemaker' Hersh Should Be Welcomed Back

Robert Miraldi | Posted 03.02.2014 | Media
Robert Miraldi

It may be a New Year, but it is the same old Sy Hersh, arguably America's best investigative reporter, who is still sticking his thumb in the eye of power at the age of 76 and exposing what he sees as the abuse of power.

Gay or Not: The Real Cost of That Gandhi Auction That Never Was

Sandip Roy | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Sandip Roy

Gandhi, or at least a slice of Gandhi, now has a price tag. $1.28 million to be precise.

Publisher's Claims Anger Readers, Authors

Posted 10.17.2011 | Books

The print-on-demand publishing company Publish America is under pressure following the reaction to a promise on its website, now removed, to present t...

Literary Magazines Flourish In Tight Economy

The Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

When was the last time you looked out of the window when sitting on a bus? With the internet now in the palm of our hands, it's so much a part of our ...

London Review Of Books Publisher Celebrates 30 Years: The Book Review Is Not Dead!

Nicholas Spice | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Nicholas Spice

For all the dark mutterings of the intelligentsia about the decline of serious literary journalism in the digital age, it seems the long form review essay is doing just fine.