Millionaire Wall Streeters, media mavens and corporate titans make for unlikely populists.
The Way We Were?
What So Proudly We Hail is more than just a memorial to a bygone American era; it's a handbook for recovering endangered civic virtues.
Retroview: The Money Man
Alexander Del Mar's view on the origins of money were revolutionary for the 19th century. Why have so few people heard of him?
The Justice Trickle
Are human rights prosecutions inexorably on the rise? It all depends on how you count them.
Economic growth is increasingly taking place at the technological frontier. We need policies that keep pushing that frontier forward.
Oligarchy and Democracy
Democratic institutions aren't sufficient in themselves to keep the wealthy few from concentrating political power.