December 18, 2007 09:00 AM
Once in a great while, one encounters a writer who seems not only to have a finger on the pulse of his or her own era, but also to have something authoritative to say to posterity. In the English... Continue reading
David Rieff is a contributing writer at The New York Times Magazine. He is the author of seven books, most recently At the Point of a Gun: Democratic Dreams and Armed Intervention.
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