Week of July 3

  • From the Editors
  • Justice
  • Protest
  • Photo Essays
  • Policy
  • Classics Reconsidered
  • Post Office
Everything you want on July 4: Justice, protests, politics--and the post office.

Week of June 12

  • Introduction
  • Reflections
  • Protest and Politics
  • Sex & Violence
Debating the way forward from a national crisis; sexual violence; and Sentencing the Present's grand finale.

Week of May 29

  • Symposium: The American Left at a Crossroads
  • Politics
  • Reflections
Special issue: The American left at a crossroads; plus democracy in Hong Kong and Sentencing the Present #4. Read More

Week of May 22

  • Long Reads
  • Capitalism
  • The Pandemic
  • Reflections
Long reads for a long weekend: Capitalism, the pandemic, and reflections on contemporary history. Read More

Week of May 15

  • The Future
  • Politics
  • Reflections
Commencement, the future, political renewal and reflections on contemporary history Read More

Week of May 8

  • Reflections
  • The Pandemic
  • Politics
Reflections on our time, the pandemic, and politics Read More