Pulitzer Prize–winning novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen on the self-serving stories the US state tells about the Vietnam War.
Yahya Chaudhry is a freelance writer and a graduate student at Harvard University.
A conversation with communist rock star Taimur Rahman on class politics in Pakistan today.
Jehane Noujaim’s The Square offers a sympathetic portrait of courageous Egyptian protesters while papering over the serious political divisions in Tahrir.
Perry Anderson’s The Indian Ideology takes on the contradictions of India’s political system.