In the second of a series inspired by Paul Berman’s opus on ‘The State of the Left,’ a conservative writer argues that while the term ‘cultural Marxism’ has been appropriated by some bigots and conspiracists, the existence of the ideology is a matter of historical record
And a flashback to ‘The Masses’ of 1912, with special artwork by ‘Voice’ alum Jules Feiffer
What would have happened if the Mensheviks had come to power in Russia, instead of the Bolsheviks, 100 years ago? America gives us a clue.
The late political theorist, Marxist philosopher, and urbanist, who died this year, was my teacher and spiritual guide
For those too young to remember the Cold War but old enough to be trapped by the Great Recession, Marxism holds new appeal
Remembering the author, who died yesterday at 72
How the British Marxist and anti-Zionist, who died last week, influenced the writing of Jewish history
In his last book, the late intellectual Tony Judt is sharp as ever—offering biting comments about American Jews, Israel, and his ex-wives
Rosa Luxemburg was a Marxist activist in early 20th-century Berlin, murdered by her political enemies after World War I. She’s the topic of the debut edition of “Long Story Short,” a new podcast on people and ideas in Jewish life.
How the writer’s work directly inspired his art
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