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  • Sexual impulses erode repressive regimes

    By Niall Stanage

    October 4, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    One day during a recent reporting trip to Tehran, I went for a late afternoon walk through the streets. The weather was warm and pleasant, and I had nothing more on my mind than finding a place to eat. Then a sight stopped me in my tracks.

    On the other side of a city canal was a...

  • Open Debate Preferable to Blind Support

    By David N. Myers

    July 17, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    A recent report in The New York Times captured almost perfectly the thorny questions that stand at the center of relations between the American Jewish community and Israel. Should one be permitted to criticize the government of a foreign country with which one feels a deep affinity,...