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Photograph by Adria Malcolm

Rosi’s Choice

When a young mother fleeing violence in El Salvador faces long odds for asylum, it raises a crucial question: Who deserves sanctuary in America?

Root v. Holmes and Frankfurter

Mr. Elihu Root lived for almost ninety-two years and for all of one thousand and sixty-nine pages. In almost all of these he is excellent company. However, the relatively small section of Philip C. Jessup's biography, "Elihu Root," that is devoted to Mr. Root's life at the New York Bar may seem to a practising attorney unrealistic as presented.