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- Cover Story
Facebook talks a good game about connecting us, but it’s really tearing us—and our democracy—apart.
How a loosely regulated rehab industry baits recovering drug users into a deadly cycle.
Boy Meets Hate
A high school rumor. An underground Nazi cell. A rendezvous in the dark. What happens when self-loathing meets the new age of extremism.
Thousands were locked up for crimes they committed as teens. The Supreme Court has given them a chance at freedom. Now comes the hard part.
We Will Bot You
Artificial intelligence could put a lot of composers out of work—and transform the way we make music.
Get in Line. Follow the Rules. Go to Jail.
A Haitian asylum-seeker’s nightmare journey shows the extreme human toll of Trump’s immigration regime.
The revolution will be livestreamed.
Grin and Bear it
A brief history of oversharing
The “secret bodega” for abortion pills
Very Private Prisons
Local jails go full CYA.
Draining the Swamp
China’s cleanup crusader
- MIXED MEDIA
There’s no ignoring Damon Young.
Bach, Don’t Kill my Vibe
Ludwig, Wolfgang, Kanye, Kendrick
The Cadence of Conflict
The activist poetry of Carolyn Forché
- FOOD + HEALTH
My Mammogram Waiting Game
The mammogram waiting game
The cost of feeding prisoners junk