Ari Paul / 10 Jan 2024

The 21st Century Left

If We Burn, by Vincent Bevins

Over Chinese noodles and cold beers in north Brooklyn, my friend Sam (not their real name) and I envisioned a possible American revolution.(...)

Heather Allansdottir / 15 Aug 2022

Universitet Lessons

Russia After the Arab Spring

In 2015, I moved to Moscow to spend a year teaching human rights. I lasted five months. As my former students from that time are arrested for protesting the Ukrainian war, here are some reflections on what I learned about the evil of Putin and the kindness of Russians.(...)