September 03, 2015
We'll Never Have a Tech Utopia
Technology can't make us into better people.
Taking money out of the NCAA isn't the solution to the league's problems. We should let the market decide.
Marilyn Mosby is the newest crime-fighting force in Baltimore.
Close-reading the presidential candidate's pop-culture habits.
September 02, 2015
Where the Dead Refuse to Vanish
Eka Kurniawan's fiction reckons with a bloody inheritance.
Miss Piggy regularly beat him up, and everyone thought it was funny. Not anymore.
Rushdie’s new novel aims to skewer superstition and belief—but gets lost in its own games
Greg Grandin's new book shows Kissinger compulsively drawn towards action for its own sake.
September 01, 2015
Cracking the Cartel
Turning amateurs into pros won’t stop the exploitation of football and basketball players.
An inside look into digital media's recent unionization efforts.