Monday, July 20

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“These People Need to Know What We Have Gone Through”

To reduce recidivism, a program brings criminals face to face with their victims. The results aren’t always what you’d expect.

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Joe Gould's Teeth

Falling into the black hole of literary journalism’s most famous eccentic

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The Voice

On the life and death of The Voice contestant Anthony Riley.

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Stowaways and Crimes Aboard a Scofflaw Ship

Working on the high seas is always dangerous, but the Dona Liberta has a particularly bad reputation.

Sunday, July 19

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The 1995 Chicago Heat Wave: An Oral History

Memories of a scorching three days that left 739 dead.

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"I Definitely Identify With That Murderer Thing, Where You Click Off"

On the controversial British newspaper columnist Katie Hopkins.

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In the Valley of the Shadow of Death

In Guyana after the Jonestown massacre, with the survivors and the dead.

Saturday, July 18

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Fast Food

Life as a halal butcher in New York.

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"I'm Not a Butcher"

An interview with a man who organized suicide bombings for ISIS.

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My Month of Hell in a Gay CrossFit Cult

“The whole thing has a sort of Taylor Swift-meets-jihad feel.”

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You Just Got Out of Prison. Now What?

Life on the outside is full of unpleasant surprises for longtime inmates.

Friday, July 17

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The Mysterious Death of a Doctor Who Peddled Autism ‘Cures’ to Thousands

After a lab linked to him was raided, James Jeffrey Bradstreet’s body was found with a bullet wound to the chest. His death was ruled a suicide, but other theories abound.