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The View from Here My lunch with a love-addled suicide bomber. Welcome to life in the new Afghanistan

The View from Here Remembering Stephen Sondheim, through his generous correspondence

The View from Here As we stand in the latest wave of Beatle reanimania, it’s time to acknowledge they’re making their way across the universe

The View from Here How quickly a buzzword can become a buzzkill

The View from Here Are the woke in the pockets of the plutocrats? They’re certainly doing a nice job of distracting people from economic injustice

The View from Here A 1956 letter reveals one quiet man’s defiance of McCarthyism

The View from Here So you want to become a Republican? First, a questionnaire …

The View from Here Bernard-Henri Lévy will never give up on hopeless causes

The View from Here Fuel shortages, empty supermarket shelves, and bleak holidays ahead: in London, Brexit is finally making itself heard

The View from Here A planned trip to Greece incurs the wrath of the public-health gods

The View from Here Thanks to leaked Facebook documents, the world now knows what every anxious teenage girl could have told us about Instagram all along

The View from Here It wasn’t all cake and Versailles for Marie Antoinette, the last queen of France …

How Soon We Forgot “Never Forget” Twenty years on from September 11, and days after slinking out of Kabul in the dead of night, where are we as a nation?

Blood in the Water Elizabeth Holmes’s high-tech blood-testing company, Theranos, made her a paper billionaire—until she and it were alleged to be frauds. Here, the first in a six-part series tracing Holmes’s epic rise and fall

The View from Here Al Gore says it’s not too late to prevent cataclysmic climate change, but is it too late for us to change?

Kabul and Kaput What do the U.S. pullout from Afghanistan and the White Lotus finale have in common? Plenty

Black Robe, White Knuckles Justice Breyer’s refusal to retire is not just annoying—it’s a harsh reminder that we always put our own interests above society’s

The View from Here Wuthering fights! Will this priceless book collection be preserved or broken up at auction?

The View from Here The Taliban can seize power in Afghanistan again, but this time they can’t turn off the lights

The View from Here Putin’s absolute rule is challenged by a noisy majority of Russian, woke-hating anti-vaxxers

The View from Here Want to be a writer? Find a (hotel) room of one’s own

The View from Here A frontline doctor looks back on a plague year, and a film that recorded the horror of it all