= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1941 / July | View All Issues |

July 1941

Personal and otherwise

1-4, 6-8 PDF

[various]·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Article

113-121; 1 PDF

The emperor next door·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

121 PDF

First flight·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

122-128 PDF

How to do business with Latin America·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

128 PDF

Against a romantic interpretation·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

146-155 PDF

The parting·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

155 PDF

Lost battalion–1941·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

156-163 PDF

No class war·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

181-187 PDF

Mr. Ford in the jungle·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

188-199 PDF

Women on the home front·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

200-205 PDF

Americans need play·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

One man’s meat

217-220 PDF

One man’s meat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The easy chair

221-224 PDF

The image of Napoleon·

= 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

September 2014

Israel and Palestine

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Washington Is Burning

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

On Free Will

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

They Were Awake

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
“There was torture by the previous regime and by the current Iraqi regime,” Dr. Amin said. “Torture by our Kurdish government, torture by Syrians, torture by the U.S.”
Visiting His Own Grave © Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
Article
On Free Will·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Philosophers have labored for more than two thousand years to explain consciousness. Innocent of biology, however, they have for the most part gotten nowhere.”
Collage (detail) by Frederick Sommer
Criticism
The Soft-Kill Solution·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Policymakers, recognizing the growing influence of civil disobedience and riots on the direction of the nation, had already begun turning to science for a response."
Illustration by Richard Mia
Article
Israel and Palestine·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“If Israel believes it needs to make a wall eight meters high between us and them, let them have it eighty meters high. Under one condition: It has to be on the international border.”
Photograph (detail) © Ali Jadallah / APA Images / ZUMA Wire
Article
Washington Is Burning·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Fueled by the national-security spending and corporate lobbying that followed 9/11, the flood of (mostly white) newcomers to the city appears irreversible.”
Portrait © © De Agostini Picture Library / Bridgeman Images

Chance that a movie script copyrighted in the U.S. before 1925 was written by a woman:

1 in 2

Engineers funded by the United States military were working on electrical brain implants that will enable the creation of remote-controlled sharks.

Malaysian police were seeking fifteen people who appeared in an online video of the Malaysia-International Nude Sports Games 2014 Extravaganza, and Spanish police fined six Swiss tourists conducting an orgy in the back of a moving van for not wearing their seatbelts.

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