Monday, April 22

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Them and Them

In Ramapo, New York, the immigrant community and the growing population of Hasidic Jews had eyed each increasing wariness for years. Then the Hasidim took over the public schools, schools their children do not attend, and proceeded to gut them.

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When the Earth Moved

On the history of Earth Day and the failure of the modern environmental movement.

Sunday, April 21

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Thrown for a Curve in Rhode Island

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling needed funding for his ambitious video-game startup. Rhode Island politicians needed jobs and a vision for how to transform the state’s beleaguered economy. The story of a $75 million bet gone bust.

Friday, April 19

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The 'Queen of Cuba'

Ana Montes was a decorated U.S. intelligence analyst. She was also a Cuban spy.

Monday, April 15

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The Hell of American Day Care

On the barely regulated business of looking after kids.

Wednesday, April 10

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Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin’s Post-Scandal Playbook

The private life of a disgraced former congressman.

Monday, April 8

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Death of a Revolutionary

Shulamith Firestone, one of the first radical feminists, helped to create a new society. But she couldn’t live in it.

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The Invincible Mrs. Thatcher

A profile of the prime minister.

Friday, April 5

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All Politics Is Local

Covering an election in Peru’s largest prison.

Sunday, March 24

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Unfit for Work

On the skyrocketing number of Americans on disability—14 million at last count, with payouts topping those for food stamps and welfare combined—and what it means for the U.S. economy.

Friday, March 22

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Thursday, March 21

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Pitch Battles

Conspiracy theories, utopian fantasies, and cult involvement surrounding the international standard of musical tuning.