Trump's UN Pick Nikki Haley Tells Senate: Israeli Settlements 'Can Hinder Peace'

Is There a Place for Intellectuals in Politics?

Two public intellectuals - environmental writer Bill McKibben and Harvard prof Michael Ignatieff - recount leaving the ivory tower to try their luck in the high-stakes world of international politics; The results were very different.

Fire & Ashes: Success and Failure in Politics, by Michael Ignatieff