April 2009 Volume 33, Issue 04

Culture
No Sugar-Coating Immigration
A new film will enthrall baseball fans--and anyone fascinated by the endurance of American ideals.
Brandon Harris
Dispatch
Global Warming Accelerates
As sea levels rise faster than expected, political and social catastrophes loom.
Kari Lydersen
Culture
Romancing the Terrorists
The Baader Meinhof Complex glamorizes a Cold War-era German terrorist group without questioning its politics and violence.
Christina Gerhardt
Viewpoint
African-Americans Back Burris
Salim Muwakkil
Dispatch
Uncovering Haiti’s Hidden History
More than four years after President Jean-Bertrand Aristide went into exile, questions linger about Washington's involvement.
Judith Scherr
Viewpoint
Wanted: A Perp Walk For Plutocrats
Susan J. Douglas
Culture
Iran’s History Comes Out
A new book brilliantly details the evolution of gender and sexuality from pre-modern Persia to the 20th century.
Doug Ireland
Dispatch
‘Zee’ End of Blackwater?
The troubled security firm gets a makeover.
Joel Handley
Viewpoint
Measuring Electoral Success
David Sirota
Dispatch
De-escalating the Drug War
Obama's pick to head ONDCP is better than your average drug czar.
Silja J.A. Talvi

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