Alvin Toffler

The Naked and the TED
August 02, 2012

TED Talks are more popular than ever. They're also more vapid, bland, and fraudulent.

The Permanent Insurrection
November 30, 1998

David Grann on Bob Livingston's unruly inheritance.

Historical Error
November 30, 1998

John Judis on Gingrich's fatal misreading of the past.

Newt’s Not-So-Weird Gurus
October 09, 1995

John Judis on the revival of Alvin and Heidi Toffler.

The Elephant Man
November 06, 1994

It's a few minutes to six on a Thursday evening in October, and the corridor outside the House chamber, thick with bodies a week ago, is a lazy parlor for a team of guards kicking back on swivel chairs bolted to the marble floor. Afternoon light sifts through windows painted shut since Truman was president, smoothing a coat of gold over the sculpted walls and vaulted ceiling.