= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1941 / March | View All Issues |

March 1941

Personal and otherwise

1-2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12-13 PDF

[various]·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Article

337-346 PDF

For a modernized Army·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

347-358 PDF

Bomber to Britain·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

359-368; 1 PDF

Outpost no. 2·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The West Indies

Article

369-374 PDF

Cape Cod gets a war boom·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

386-388 PDF

Dunkirk·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

389-399; 4 PDF

The young moon seeks a lover·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

400-406 PDF

“Jest Fode”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

407-416 PDF

Education for college or for life?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

417-421 PDF

The plight of the dramatist·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

422-427 PDF

Are stockholders people?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

428-440 PDF

Twentieth-century capitalism·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A managed outlet for savings

One man’s meat

441-444 PDF

One man’s meat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The easy chair

445-448 PDF

Easy steps for little feet·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $39.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

January 2015

Come With Us If You Want to Live

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Body Politic

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Problem of Pain Management

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Game On

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Love Crimes

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
The Body Politic·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“‘He wrote all these love poems, but he was a son of a bitch,’ said a reporter from a wire service.”
Illustration by Steven Dana
Article
Love Crimes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“If a man rapes a woman, she might be forced to marry him, because in Afghanistan sex before marriage is dishonorable.”
Photographs © Andrew Quilty/Oculi/Agence VU
Article
Game On·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The end of the Cold War and the collapse of the Soviet Union had posed a truly existential threat.”
Illustration by Taylor Callery
Article
Come With Us If You Want to Live·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“I was startled that all these negative ideologies could be condensed so easily into a positive worldview.”
Illustration by Darrel Rees
Article
Christmas in Prison·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Just so you motherfuckers know, I’ll be spending Christmas with my family, eating a good meal, and you’ll all be here, right where you belong.”
Photographer unknown. Artwork courtesy Alyse Emdur

Acres of hemp grown by “patriotic‚” U.S. farmers in 1942 at the behest of the U.S. government:

36,000

A study suggested that the health effects of exposure to nuclear radiation at Chernobyl were no worse than ill health resulting from smoking and normal urban air pollution.

Greenpeace apologized after activists accidentally defaced the site of Peru’s 2,000-year-old Nazca Lines when they unfurled cloth letters reading “time for change” near the ancient sand drawings. “We fully understand,” the group wrote in a statement, “that this looks bad.”

Subscribe to the Weekly Review newsletter. Don’t worry, we won’t sell your email address!

HARPER’S FINEST

In Praise of Idleness

By

I hope that after reading the following pages the leaders of the Y. M. C. A. will start a campaign to induce good young men to do nothing. If so, I shall not have lived in vain.

Subscribe Today