= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1941 / November | View All Issues |

November 1941

Personal and otherwise

1-2, 4 PDF

Personal and otherwise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Personal and otherwise

4, 6, 8, 10-13 PDF

[various]·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

14-15 PDF

Churchill, 1914·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

572-583; 4 PDF

I thumb my way to Tobruk·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

584-585 PDF

Remembrance Sunday·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Coombe Church, 1940

Article

586-597 PDF

German geopolitics·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A workshop for army rule

Article

598-606 PDF

Seeing the South·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

607-615 PDF

Wanted·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Another Walter Reed

Article

616-622 PDF

Miss Lane·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

622 PDF

Tune for carrousels·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

623-632 PDF

Do the Gallup Polls measure opinion?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

633-639 PDF

Let Fiorello do it·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

639 PDF

Winter sunset·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

640-646 PDF

Comedy on the plains·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

648-655 PDF

The failure of propaganda·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

And what to do about it

Article

656-664 PDF

Revolt on the Delta·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

What happened to the sharecroppers’ union

One man’s meat

665-668 PDF

One man’s meat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The easy chair

669-672 PDF

Report on the summer quarter·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

14 PDF

Prize award reminder·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

647; 1 PDF

Lee Foster Hartman·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor, 1931-1941

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