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Rent Control Keeps Prices Down for Everyone. Why? Because the Housing Market Is Driven Primarily by Speculative Forces, Not Supply and Demand

Julian Smith-Newman makes the case for rent control as a solution to California's housing affordability crisis.

A Youthful Instinct to Stay and Fight: An Interview with Tim Winton

Robert Wood interviews Tim Winton about his latest novel, "The Shepherd’s Hut."

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Bending Toward Justice: An Address to Class of 2018

John Franklin's address to the class of 2018 at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine.

What You Don’t See About the Border

I’ve traveled the Boca Chica Highway that leads to a beach where the Gulf of Mexico and the Rio Grande …

A Youthful Instinct to Stay and Fight: An Interview with Tim Winton

Robert Wood interviews Tim Winton about his latest novel, "The Shepherd’s Hut."

Brothel

Lisa Alvarez reflects on her childhood fascination with the word "brothel," in light of Dennis Hof's advancement last week.