Roger Cohen

08/28/2014 - 3:31pm

    My mother was a woman hollowed out like a tree struck by lightning. I wanted to know why.

    Ever since her first suicide attempt, in 1978, when I was 22, I had been trying to fill in gaps. She was gone much of the time in my early childhood, and...

08/21/2014 - 6:12pm

    Attitudes in Europe toward an America that is regrouping are marked today by extreme ambivalence. Europeans have long been known for finishing their diatribes about the United States by asking how they can get their child into Stanford. These days, European after-dinner conversation tends to be...

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