GOOD Books: The Foreign Perspective on Globalization
Everyone is talking about how we have just entered the "global age." But globalization is not a new concept. Ask authors from Liberia, Algeria, South Africa, South America, the French Caribbean, or the Czech Republic, and they will tell you how globalization has affected their countries for centuries.
Here, we highlight novels that are both entertaining and educational. Now that America is on the international scene as a player rather than an owner, we have a lot of catching up to do.
Martin Shkreli Lowers the Price of AIDS Drug for Patients, Gouges Insurance Companies “Martin Shkreli is not pulling the wool over anyone's eyes.”
Activists Call Benedict Cumberbatch’s Zoolander 2 Character ‘Transphobic’ He plays a gender-fluid model named All.
After Serving 44 Years in Prison, 69-Year-Old Man Adjusts to a Changed World “...the majority of people was talking to themselves.”
A Tense, Determined Night in Minneapolis After Protest Shooting “We ain’t scared. We can’t back down.”
How to Have a Healthy, Ethical Thanksgiving Columnist Mark Hay ruins, then saves, your problematic holiday feast.
Forget Black Friday—Spend ‘Civilised Saturday’ in an Independent Bookstore Instead Why some U.K. bookstores are forgoing one of the busiest shopping days of the year for something decidedly less chaotic.
Fantasia: An Algerian Cavalcade
Playing in the Light: A Novel
The Chosen Place, The Timeless People
Borderlands: The New Mestiza = La Frontera
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood
The Glass Room