Vivian Rothstein describes the painful-and doubt-ridden-battle to let her mother die from her self-inflicted wounds. The Boston Review is on 617 253 3642
In Ireland, 25 per cent of the working population are employed by US companies. Deaths due to warfare between 1914-1990 are estimated at 187m, about 9 per cent of the world's population in 1914. In...
This is an edited extract of an article written by Lukas Lessing. It was published both by Das Magazin, Zurich and Die Zeitmagazin, Hamburg
An American mother discovers that the legal system's "cure" for child sex abuse can be worse than the alleged disease. She writes anonymously in the web magazine Salon ttp://www.salonmagazine.com/
Japanese businessmen like the idea of an Anglo-Saxon economy but not the reality
Sara Davidson visited a Tantric sex seminar in Santa Monica, sceptical about the G spot, the vaginal orgasm, and female ejaculation. Now she is not so sure. This piece is extracted from a longer...
George Packer has a swing at some of the US's most respected radicals, and at Gore Vidal in particular. Dissent is the leading journal of the American left