Tuesday, September 24

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Scandal at Clinton Inc.

Doug Band gets close to, then falls out with, Bill and Hillary.

Monday, September 23

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Ted Cruz: The Distinguished Wacko Bird from Texas

A profile of the first-term senator.

Thursday, September 19

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Letter from Selma

A voting rights march, from Selma to the statehouse in Montgomery, Alabama.

Thursday, September 12

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The President and the Pipeline

How the Keystone XL became the defining environmental test of Obama’s presidency.

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Ditto Boys

On Westmont College, a “feeder school” to the upper ranks of the Christian conservative movement.

Tuesday, September 10

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In Conversation: Michael Bloomberg

“Will you show me all of the man-in-the-street, sympathetic, mayoral candidates? The last time I met one of them on the subway was a long time ago. Let’s not get too carried away.”

Saturday, August 31

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A Solution From Hell

A history of humanitarian intervention.

Thursday, August 29

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Curses! The Birth of the Bleep and Modern American Censorship

From the proto-bleep to meta-bleep: how the US government protects us from the profane.

Tuesday, August 27

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A Butler Well Served by This Election

A profile of long-time White House butler Eugene Allen. This article served as inspiration for the recent movie “Lee Daniels’ The Butler.”

Wednesday, August 21

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The Killing Machines

A briefing on drone warfare.

Tuesday, August 20

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After Bloomberg

What kind of New York is Mayor Mike leaving behind?

Thursday, August 8

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Lesbian Nation

On the lesbian separatists of the 1970s, who “created a shadow society devoted to living in an alternate, penisless reality.”