Notes from a never-finished biography of the neurologist, humanist and writer.
What led to the 1970 explosion of a Greenwich Village townhouse, in which three members of the Weather Underground were killed, and what happened to the group after.
Excerpted from Days of Rage.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, The Boston Marathon Bomber, Has the Most Ferocious Lawyer in America Defending Him
A profile of Judy Clarke, the publicity-shy anti-death-penalty attorney, who has defended the Unabomber, Susan Smith, and Jared Loughner.
Tommy Gilbert seemed like your average Beekman Place ne’er-do-well son—until his dad turned up dead.
In spite of the boiling-hot anticipation of its release, no one had much fun making this movie.
A novelist’s memoir of depression, whose “intrinsic malevolence” as a disease brought him close to suicide.
Seth Rogen, Amy Pascal, and the inside story of Sony’s hacking saga.
How Harper Lee was duped into signing away the rights to To Kill a Mockingbird, which still sells 750,000 copies per year, and how she’s fighting to get them back.
Ripping out the guts of an “utterly preposterous document”: the Starr Report on the Monica Lewinsky scandal.
On the psychological damage punitive isolation inflicts upon Guantánamo and American prisoners alike.