Politics

Protesters holding signs that read "Jews and Arabs refuse to be enemies"

Beyond Coexistence

To coexist and to talk are not the same as to act. Creating a shared society will require tremendous effort to break down the structural barriers that separate Jews and Arabs from participating as equals in economic and social life.

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Economy

To Assess Obama’s Legacy, Look at Obamacare

To Assess Obama’s Legacy, Look at Obamacare

Despite the initial catastrophe of the Healthcare.gov rollout last fall, the implementation of Obamacare bounced back and represents nothing like the bureaucratic nightmare once feared by conservatives.

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The Bubble

Tory-Watch

Tory-Watch

There are certain texts from which one can derive new meaning and value upon every occasion of reading and re-reading. There’s the Declaration of Independence, The Great Gatsby, and the Bible. It is not surprising that one might encounter this sort of masterpiece during four years at Princeton. And lo and behold, in what was only my first week here, one was slipped under my door.

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More Analysis

Even Princeton

Even Princeton

The Princeton Progressive is back! Here’s what the new editors have to say.

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On (Not) Listening to the Enemy: Tribal Minds and Cultural Conflict

On (Not) Listening to the Enemy: Tribal Minds and Cultural Conflict

How cognitive psychology can help us make sense of the discourse surrounding the Israel-Palestine conflict in its most recent instantiation.

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Bodies on the Gears of an Absent Apparatus

On the challenges of campus activism in the age of social media.

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Deposit Insurance, Bank Runs and The Economist

Deposit Insurance, Bank Runs and The Economist

Every so often, the Economist publishes a piece from its editorial board that is simply astonishing—and not in a good way.

JStreet Posters, Credits to JStreet U Princeton

Princeton Students Sign J Street Petition, End Arab-Israeli Conflict #JustPeace

The following article is a work of satire; all quotes and descriptions within are libel and slander. 

Protestors clash in Crimea. Credits to the Washington Post.

The Conflict in Ukraine: Why You Should Care

It’s been all over the news recently: Kiev is burning and Ukrainians are dying every day. In the past two weeks, there’s been a truce, a massive violation of this ceasefire, a president on the run, and an inside look at a tyrant’s palace. But what does this all mean? […]

Making Sense of the Alphabet Soup: Campus Politics and Israel/Palestine

Making Sense of the Alphabet Soup: Campus Politics and Israel/Palestine

So why does one campus have three different groups that deal with the politics of Israel/Palestine?

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The Philosophy of Exclusion

The Philosophy of Exclusion

By the end of his talk hosted by the Anscombe society last Friday, Alexander Pruss laid out a vision of sexual ethics and marital norms far more insidious than his unassuming tone suggests.

The Three Amigos and Mexican Oil Production

The Three Amigos and Mexican Oil Production

President Barack Obama, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto will travel to Toluca, Mexico on Wednesday for the annual, North American Leaders’ Summit, which aims to promote economic and security cooperation amongst the three nations.