Free Speech in Wartime  

Democracy’s Prisoner:Eugene V. Debs, the Great War, and the Right to Dissent by Ernest Freeberg | Harvard University Press, 2008 | 392 pages | $29.95 NEWSWEEK PROCLAIMED proclaimed that Barack Obama’s budget means, “We’re all socialists now,” and conservative erstwhile …

















The Last Page  

When Barrington Moore, Jr., died October 16 at age ninety-two, I remembered the mandatory meetings for coffee he scheduled with students at the place he called “the greasy spoon down the block” in Harvard Square. At the time—1966 and 1967—I …