Volume 70 Issue 11 November 2020

Interspecies Violence

Chronicling an abusive relationship between people and the animals we have hunted, imprisoned and eaten.

Pigs Might Try

Putting a pig on trial appears to defy logic, but in medieval France it gave rural folk the illusion of order in a frightening world. 

Grim Outlook

The ‘discovery’ of America, capitalism, the Reformation and the Sunni-Shia divide all owe something to Selim the Grim.