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Writing for The Walrus , Viviane Fairbank explores the work of Robert P. Langlands , whose eponymous Langlands Program earned him the 2018 Abel Prize . Fairbank points to the way Langlands's work realizes a concept central to the Institute's mission,...
Writing for Dissent , Social Science Member Daniel Aldana Cohen discusses the global ecological threat posed by Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's new president, and how social movements must mobilize to meet that threat. "Nothing will affect the future of the left in the Americas...
This spring, Michael Walzer , Professor Emeritus in the School of Social Science, wrote for Foreign Affairs an article on " Just and Unjust Leaks "—a discussion of the contexts in which the leaking of confidential information is morally justified. For the November/December...
Are we doomed? That's the question most commonly asked of Daniel Aldana Cohen , Member in the School of Social Science, when people learn that Cohen studies climate politics. Writing for The Nation , Cohen draws attention to the disparity between the message of...