From Almatourism, Rossella Belluso (Sapienza): The Geographic Landscape as Cultural Heritage in the Post-modern Age. From BusinessWeek, a special “Interview Issue” lets leaders in business, politics, economics, and finance reveal something about themselves — in their own words. With the Affordable Care Act here to stay, what are the prospects for Medicaid, employer-based insurance, and single-payer? Andrea Louise Campbell examines the upcoming political battles over health care. So where do we stand now, in 2012?: An excerpt from Slavoj Zizek’s The Year of Dreaming Dangerously. Are you an optimist or a pessimist? (and part 2 and part 3). What injustice do we accept today that will seem outrageous in 20 years? Michael Kinsley wonders (and part 2). The most important election since 1932: Jeff Madrick on why an Obama victory is critical.