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Wednesday, March 13


Ted Kennedy Jr. Is (Finally) Ready for the Family Business

A profile of a 51-year-old preparing himself for the inevitable.

Wednesday, March 6


Politics and the English Language

“Modern writing at its worst does not consist in picking out words for the sake of their meaning and inventing images in order to make the meaning clearer. It consists in gumming together long strips of words which have already been set in order by someone else, and making the results presentable by sheer humbug.”

Tuesday, March 5


Fidel’s Heir

A profile of Hugo Chávez.

Monday, March 4


Back on the Trail

A profile of former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford, who is running for office four years after his affair with an Argentine journalist became national news.

Saturday, March 2


The Rubber Room

The battle over what to do with New York City’s worst teachers.

Thursday, February 28


The Trials of Nadia Naffe

Naffe, a young Republican, entered the belly of the political beast – and was nearly eaten.

Tuesday, February 19


Arianna’s Virtual Candidate

A profile of Michael Huffington.

Monday, February 18



France, wealth and the saga of tax exile Gérard Depardieu.

Thursday, February 14


Can the Republicans Be Saved From Obsolescence?

The GOP’s younger generation confronts its future.

Sunday, February 10


Original Sin

How Republicans came to be the party of white people.

Sunday, February 3


New Old Libya

In the wake of revolution, Libyans envision their future.

Friday, February 1