Robert Wright

Robert Wright is a senior fellow at the New America Foundation. Follow him on Twitter.

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Aug. 11 2001 12:00 AMFearful New World
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July 2 2001 9:30 PMLegalize Assassination!
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June 18 2001 9:30 PMBush's Anti-Logic Shield, Part 2
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May 2 2001 11:30 PMBush's Anti-Logic Shield
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April 16 2001 9:30 PMThe "New" Creationism
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March 30 2001 8:30 PMCrude Logic
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March 7 2001 3:00 AMMandy and Billy
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Feb. 20 2001 9:00 PMTemptation Island CliffsNotes
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Jan. 12 2001 8:30 PMEarthling VindicatedRumsfeld Proves Dangerous
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Dec. 19 2000 11:30 PMElementary
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Nov. 24 2000 10:37 PMMad as Hell
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Nov. 3 2000 8:30 PMAgainst Dumb
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Sept. 13 2000 11:30 PMMir Pretenders
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Aug. 16 2000 9:00 PMTechnologies of Protest 
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July 31 2000 11:30 PMRock 'n' Roll Heaven
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July 16 2001 11:30 PMCongressional Herrings 
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June 28 2001 11:30 PMEarthling Attacked!
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May 16 2001 11:30 PMDonald Rumsfeld, Space Cowboy
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April 30 2001 11:30 PMA Rocky Engagement
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April 9 2001 11:30 PMTigermania, Part 4
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March 29 2001 3:00 AMFed Street Cred Dead?
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Feb. 28 2001 11:30 PMTemptation Island: Explaining Shannon and Andy
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Jan. 24 2001 9:00 PMFittest of the Survivors
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Jan. 10 2001 11:30 PMDonald Rumsfeld, Dangerous Man
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Dec. 2 2000 1:30 AMMy Brilliant Idea
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Nov. 18 2000 3:00 AMReality-Based Television 
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Sept. 26 2000 11:30 PMCrude Confusion 
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Aug. 22 2000 3:00 AMThe Brother From Another PlanetTalk to us, Tiger: What's the secret of life?
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Aug. 4 2000 8:30 PMTuesdays Without Morrie?
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July 24 2000 11:30 PMGandhi and Tiger Woods 



War Stories

The Right Target

Why Obama’s airstrikes against ISIS may be more effective than people expect.

The One National Holiday Republicans Hope You Forget

It’s Legal for Obama to Bomb Syria Because He Says It Is

I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights

Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.

Should You Recline Your Seat? Two Economists Weigh In.


It Is Very, Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

Or, why it is very, very stupid to compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice.

Building a Better Workplace

In Defense of HR

Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.

Why Is This Mother in Prison for Helping Her Daughter Get an Abortion?

The Only Good Thing That Happened at Today’s Soul-Crushing U.N. Climate Talks

  News & Politics
Sept. 23 2014 6:40 PM Coalition of the Presentable Don’t believe the official version. Meet America’s real allies in the fight against ISIS.
Sept. 23 2014 2:08 PM Home Depot’s Former Lead Security Engineer Had a Legacy of Sabotage
Sept. 23 2014 1:57 PM Would a Second Sarkozy Presidency End Marriage Equality in France?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 23 2014 2:32 PM Politico Asks: Why Is Gabby Giffords So “Ruthless” on Gun Control?
  Slate Plus
Political Gabfest
Sept. 23 2014 3:04 PM Chicago Gabfest How to get your tickets before anyone else.
Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2014 4:45 PM Why Is Autumn the Only Season With Two Names?
Future Tense
Sept. 23 2014 5:36 PM This Climate Change Poem Moved World Leaders to Tears Today
  Health & Science
Sept. 23 2014 4:33 PM Who Deserves Those 4 Inches of Airplane Seat Space? An investigation into the economics of reclining.
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.