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September 2021

Ask the author: Johnnie Each

Cedar Rapids teenager Johnnie Each won the 2021 Paul Engle High School Essay Contest for her story of living life with her family in Iowa. Even before winning an essay competition that earned her a year of free tuition at the University…

Activism and consequences

I wrote about Michael Ratner in my New York Book Review trial - which takes up part of a chapter of Human, my new book - for a very simple reason. Ratner's anti-war commitments were deep and compelling. By no means have they been so…