Jack White: 'Lazaretto'

White deals with his demons more directly than ever on an excellent, unsettling new release. Read More

'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'

Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone do for their superhero movie what the bloated script cannot. Read More

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

In one of its more entertaining entries yet, Marvel gets into political commentary. Read More


Darren Aronofsky's fantastical film plays loose with its source material, but doesn't sacrifice the message. Read More

The Locust Effect

In 'The Locust Effect,' Gary Haugen not only challenges our idea of poverty, but proposes an entirely new solution.

Just a few pages into Gary Haugen’s new book, The Locust Effect (released yesterday February 4), you will realize that you are reading something significant. By the end of the book, it seems obvious that both the goal and result of this book will be to significantly reshape how we think about anti-poverty efforts as policymakers, advocates and individuals. Read More