David Von Drehle

2 articles

How Do You Forgive A Murder?

The ongoing question of forgiveness in Charleston, where Dylann Roof opened fire in a church on June 17th.


Torn Asunder: How the Deadliest Twister in Decades Ripped Through Joplin, Mo.

She surveyed her former possessions, the stuff of a world now lost. "I'd be happy with just walking away from all of this," she concluded. "Dump it all and just start over. Happy birthday — I'm alive."