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Features

The Crow Whisperer

What happens when we talk to animals?

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Civil Warning

Are we living through another antebellum era?

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Lost in Thought

The psychological risks of meditation

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Town of C

Richard Rothman has gone looking for that obvious yet elusive thing: the American character. Like generations of photographers before him, Rothman is interested in how that character has been shaped…

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In the Net

For years, Michael Ransford had known he would need surgery for his umbilical hernia. “People said if it ruptured, it could kill me,” the sixty-year-old farmer told me. The pain…

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Il Maestro

Federico Fellini and the lost magic of cinema

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Stowaways

Madagascar reckons with an invasive crayfish

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Hard Times

Will America recover under Biden?

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Life After Trump

Reality after trump Tabloids after trump Movies after trump Relationships after trump Manners after trump Imagination after trump Gold after trump Conversation after trump Punctuation after trump Apologies after trump…

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The Armies of the Right

Inside Ukraine’s extremist militias

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These Precious Days

Tell me how the story ends

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“If Only I Could Begin Again!”

The mystery of a writer’s métier

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False Labor

Giving up on motherhood

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Thing of Ether

Chasing the aurora borealis

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Skin in the Game

Wall Street’s answer to the student-debt crisis

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The Silenced Majority

Can America still afford democracy?

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The Grove

Then she suggested I make a list of all the things I’m grateful for. No entry is too small or mundane: access to clean water, fast internet, the weeping habit…

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State of Exception

Lebanon’s cruel solution to the refugee crisis

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Is America Ungovernable?

The difference between protest and reform

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Making Meaning

Against “relevance” in art

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The Enemies Briefcase

Secret powers and the presidency

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Reason Not the Need

Self-storage and the dream of infinite space

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On Defense

Twenty-five years of fighting mass incarceration in court

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Perfect Storm

When is it time to abandon a place to climate change?

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The Sanctuary

Life in a cop-free zone

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America’s Game

The reprise and demise of the XFL

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A Litany for Survival

Giving birth as a black woman in America

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