David Kinley (Sydney): Where Hope Meets Expectation: Encounters on the Road between Idealism and Pragmatism. Craig H. Allen (Washington): The Captain's Duty on a Sinking Ship. Andrew Sullivan on how Obama's long game will outsmart his critics. Here are ten lessons Gavin McInnes has learned after watching kids in their early twenties acting hyper-entitled. How to bridge neighborhood gaps? Turn overpasses into main streets. The Year That Wasn’t: What was the least important event of 2011? Penn Jillette on an Atheist's Guide to the 2012 Election. A handful of young Muslims from the US are taking high-visibility propaganda and operational roles inside an al-Qaida-linked insurgent force in Somalia. The whole family under one roof: What's so bad about adult children moving back in with their parents? Jason Antrosio on anthropology, moral optimism, and capitalism: A four-field manifesto. How ready are we for bioterrorism? Ten years after anthrax attacks, biodefense is busted. An article on neoclassical economics as a predictive social science. An interview with Alain Badiou: Is communism the answer to the crisis?