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Can This Palestinian Election Succeed?
By Mark LeVine

A win for Hamas could be the best hope for peace.

The Rise of Political Islam
By Dilip Hiro

The Palestinian election and democracy in the Middle East

A Man’s World
By April Dembosky

A review of Norah Vincent’s Self-Made Man

Back to the Future: Economics for the Real World
By Thomas Palley

A progressive economics for the 21st century