Tag Archives: Pankaj Mishra

Dec. 10, 2012 The New Yorker

On Dec. 10, 2012 The New Yorker’s James Surowiecki wrote “Warren’s Way” about Warren Buffet’s campaign to persuade other billionaires to pay their taxes.

Ken Auletta wrote “The Heiress” about the rise of Fox News Rupert Murdoch’s daughter Elisabeth Murdoch.

Pankaj Mishra wrote “The Hungry Years” about China’s Great Famine of 1958-1962.

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May 2, 2011 The New Yorker

May 2, 2011 The New Yorker’s James Surowiecki wrote “Bitter Pills” about the conflicts in controlling cost while providing good health care. “The ideal system, for most voters, would guarantee all seniors reasonable health care, stop the debt from getting out of control, and keep paying health care providers as before.”

Rivka Galchen wrote “Dream Machine” about quantum computing.

Pankaj Mishra wrote “The Inner Voice” about Mohandas Gandhi.

Anthony Lane wrote “In The Dark” about Werner Herzog’s movie “Cave of Forgotten Dreams.” There is a cave in France with amazing drawings that are over 30,000 years old.

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Dec. 20, 2010 The New Yorker

On Dec. 20, 2010 The New Yorker’s James Surowiecki wrote “Groupon Clipping” about Internet companies trying remain relevant or part of the next big thing like Google trying to buy Groupon.

Michael Specter wrote “The Doomsday Strain” about scientist Nathan Wolfe’s searching the world for new diseases and cures.

David Owen wrote “The Efficiency Dilemma” about US Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and the idea that increasing energy efficiency might mean we just use more energy.

Pankaj Mishra wrote “Staying Power” about Mao Zedong’s rise in China.

Caleb Crain wrote “Tea And Antipathy” about the real Boston Tea Party and the American Revolution.

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