Monday, August 11
They thought that they’d found the perfect New York apartment. They weren’t alone.
On PEPFAR, the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, and the experience of covering AIDS in Africa.
Sunday, August 10
Untangling the aftermath of a United States drone strike in Yemen.
A profile of Candy Barr—porn star pioneer, burlesque legend, Texas folk hero.
The story of a naïve fisherman, a boat headed for Spain and 1.5 tons of cocaine.
Saturday, August 9
The secret diary of Nina Simone.
Previously: The Longform Guide to Diaries.
To understand why a 64-year-old man would try and break the land speed record by traveling hundreds of miles per hour, you need to know a little something about his family.
Friday, August 8
Rand Paul as the movement’s Pearl Jam.