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.

Monday, March 18

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He Who Makes the Rules

The bureaucratic hell of enforcing legislation in Washington.

Friday, March 15

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In Mississippi, the Mysterious Murder of a Gay, Black Politician

It’s tempting to think Marco McMillian was killed because of his race, his sexuality, or because he was running for mayor. The truth is more elusive.

Thursday, March 14

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