Ukraine’s ‘state in a smartphone’.
Profiting from war.
On Peter Thiel.
Meritocracy à l’envers.
Romila Thapar’s ‘Gazing Eastwards’.
On the great unequalizer.
Humanity’s long war against darkness.
Research and profiteering.
Climate change and water wars.
The age of the performer-entrepreneur.
A trenchant critic of American life.
The politics of atrocities.
Testimonies of Brazil’s domestic workers.
Turmoil and stasis in Europe’s impossible nation.
The contours of celebrity philanthropism.