Alex Shoumatoff

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On the discovery of a billion dollars worth of artwork looted by Nazis in the cramped apartment of a Munich recluse.

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As China’s growing upper class has pushed the price of ivory above $700/pound, a look at both the supply and demand side of the global trade in (mostly) illicitly acquired elephant tusks.

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Dozens of young adults in rural Wales are hanging themselves, feeding an epidemic of copycat suicides that experts are have been unable to contain.