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The Campus Antifascist Network is Winning the Fight Against Fascism at Universities

Founders of the Campus Antifascist Network argues that fascism is not free speech, and that fascists should not be given a platform on University campuses.

Time Stands Still at the Super Bowl: Trump, Rules, and the Banality of American Liberalism

Leigh Claire La Berge on the Super Bowl LII and the fetishization of rules.

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Fit to Serve: What is Mental Fitness Anyway?

Doctor John Franklin details the real meaning of "mental fitness."

Forgetting the Social in the Age of Social Media?

Craig Calhoun contributes to the Provocations series, in conjunction with UCI’s “Who Do We Think We Are” conference.

Invisible Cities: Where Travelers Go Everywhere and Nowhere

Lydia Pyne examines the meaning of authenticity in Italo Calvino's surreal travelogue novella "Invisible Cities."

First Tragedy – Then, Farce

Junko Terao's contribution to the Provocations series, in conjunction with UCI’s “Who Do We Think We Are” conference.

Broadway Books in Portland, OR

The newest member of LARB's Reckless Reader program is Broadway Books in Portland Oregon.

“Comfort Women”: Traveling Between History and Hope

Elizabeth W. Son on "comfort women," or survivors of wartime sexual violence, and ways in which others can assist in reparations.

Letter from Gangneung, the Real Capital of the 2018 Winter Olympics

Colin Marshall reports from Gangneung, the biggest city in Pyeongchang County, where much of the 2018 Winter Olympics will be held.