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[Context ] | Fifty Years Under a Cloud, by Tom Engelhardt

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 11:29

The uneasy search for our atomic history

[Postcard ] | Upward Immobility, by Maggy Donaldson

Thu, 05/26/2016 - 11:49

Navigating Colombia’s class-based estrato system

[Conversation ] | Unjust Cause, by Andrew Cockburn

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 12:13

Historian Gar Alperovitz on the decision to bomb Hiroshima and Nagasaki

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Stephanie McFeeters

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 11:55

A kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirl is found, an EgyptAir flight vanishes, and U.S. doctors perform the first successful penis transplant.

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Joe Kloc

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 17:35

Pope Francis considers allowing female deacons in the Catholic church, the Islamic State cuts in half the salaries of Syrian fighters, and a sinkhole in London swallows a car

[Editor's Note ] | Inside the June Issue, by Ellen Rosenbush

Fri, 05/13/2016 - 12:31

Helen Ouyang on the cost of crowd-sourcing drugs, Paul Wood on Trump’s supporters, Walter Kirn on political predictions, Sonia Faleiro on a man’s search for his kidnapped children, and Rivka Galchen on The People v. O. J. Simpson.

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Matthew Sherrill

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 12:07

A Syrian refugee camp is bombed, Londoners elect their first Muslim mayor, and China bans videos of women seductively eating bananas

[Context ] | The Albany Handshake, by Christopher Ketcham

Fri, 05/06/2016 - 14:42

Sheldon Silver is sentenced to twelve years in prison for fraud; Christopher Ketcham visits New York’s dysfunctional state legislature

[Postcard ] | A Sense of War, by Janine di Giovanni

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 10:37

What does the war in Aleppo smell of? It smells of carbine, of wood smoke, of unwashed bodies, of rubbish rotting, of fear.

[Publisher's Note ] | The Clinton Cartel, by John R. MacArthur

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 11:33

Journalists are doing the Clintons’ dirty work for them and their machine.

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Joe Kloc

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 12:29

Scientists discover three potentially inhabitable planets, an entire police force in Colorado quits, and North Korea bans funerals

[Excerpt ] | Point of No Return, by Seymour M. Hersh

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 11:25

Obama’s legacy in the Middle East

[Context ] | Fighting Chance, by Samuel James

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 10:34

Samuel James photographs the English Premier League season; Leicester City nears the title

[Heart of Empire ] | A Policy of Hypocrisy, by Andrew Cockburn

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 16:07

Trump wants to cut off Mexicans’ money? That’s what the Obama Administration already does to Somalis.

[Weekly Review ] | Weekly Review, by Winston Choi-Schagrin

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 13:24

Tehran police enlist 7,000 morality officers, the governor of Utah declares pornography a public health crisis, and a man frames his five-year-old daughter for murder