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During World War II, the indigenous Aleut people were forced into camps. 10% died.

Wednesday, July 16

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A conversation with one of Russia’s “little green men”: a 24-year-old recruited to fight in Eastern Ukraine.

Sunday, July 6

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In the latest revelation from Edward Snowden, the U.S. government is shown to collect and retain massive amounts of data on nearly 900,000 people with the most minimal of connections to official NSA targets. The collected information tells our “stories of love and heartbreak, illicit sexual liaisons, mental-health crises, political and religious conversions, financial anxieties and disappointed hopes.”

Tuesday, July 1

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A grieving father looks for answers.

Saturday, June 14

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How America is trying to fight terrorism in Africa without doing any of the actual fighting.

Saturday, May 31

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Published across three consecutive issues and later adapted into the book (and mini-series) Generation Kill, the story of bullets, bombs and a Marine platoon at war in Iraq.

Previously: Evan Wright on the Longform Podcast.

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Published across three consecutive issues and later adapted into the book (and mini-series) Generation Kill, the story of bullets, bombs and a Marine platoon at war in Iraq.

Previously: Evan Wright on the Longform Podcast.

Friday, May 30

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The Srebrenica massacre, almost 20 years later.

Thursday, May 22

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Tuesday, May 20

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The author visits the 9/11 Memorial Museum, 13 years after his sister’s death.

Monday, May 19

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How an anti-government militia grew on a U.S. Army base.

Sunday, May 18

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On America’s combat canines and their handlers.