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In a city that is rapidly pricing out the poor, NYCHA’s housing projects are a last bastion of affordable shelter, with an average monthly rent of $509
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Rank of Italy, Argentina, and Libya in annual per capita pasta consumption:

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A barn owl in Wiltshire failed to deliver two wedding rings and instead fell asleep in church.

In the United States, legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act was advanced by the House Ways and Means Committee after 18 hours of deliberation, during which time the Republican members of Congress passed around candy.

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Memento Mori — March 22, 2017, 2:01 pm

Remembering Charis Conn

A story by former Harper’s Magazine editor Charis Conn, who died on Monday.

Context — March 22, 2017, 1:51 pm

The National Mood

On Sunday, Jimmy Breslin, a longtime New York City newspaper columnists, died at 88. In this short essay, published on Harpers.org in 2010, Breslin reflects on the United States nearly a decade after 9/11.

Context — March 22, 2017, 1:32 pm

Letter to a Young Man About to Enter Publishing

On Monday, Robert Silvers, a founder of the New York Review of Books, died at 87. Before creating the Review, Silvers worked as an editor for Harper’s Magazine, where, in 1959, he edited a collection of essays called “Writing in America.” This work was originally published anonymously, but has since been attributed to Silvers.

Art, Monday Gallery — March 20, 2017, 2:43 pm

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“Freedom” (detail), a photograph by Jessica Craig-Martin, whose work is now on view at Nathalie Karg Gallery, in New York City. Courtesy the artist and Nathalie Karg Gallery, New York City

Coda — March 17, 2017, 12:16 pm

The Old Prejudices

The war between gay Pentecostals and their pious oppressors has grown uglier with the start of the Trump era.

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Federal judges in Hawaii and Maryland blocked a revised executive order signed by Trump temporarily banning new refugees and immigrants from six Muslim-majority countries, and Trump requested that 46 U.S. attorneys hand in letters of resignation. WikiLeaks published 8,761 leaked CIA documents revealing that the agency had developed tools to hack into phones and cars, and to listen to citizens through their TVs while the devices appeared to be switched off; and Conway said that former president Barack Obama could have spied on Trump through “microwaves that turned into cameras.” Read more…

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