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The Attica prison uprising lasted five days. It took 45 years to get a more or less complete public account of what transpired—and only thanks to the efforts of a few heroically stubborn people.
What it’s like to be 14 in a new school, a new city away from home—and the wrong ethnicity in a divided country.
When five million people share your name, your Google-ability is miserably low. Will this forever change naming?
Leave the pardoning to the president. For one budding farmer, some truths are self-evident: that turkeys are stupid, dirty, and very mean.
When the family pet nears the end, of course there is sadness. But there is also every other emotion.
The Pope spoiled his trip to America by meeting with a Kentucky clerk. But his unheard praise of a different radical provides a silver lining.
The victim of a robbery starts attending trials in New Orleans to understand the system while her burglar serves time in jail. Then he gets out.
Forget anxiety, overcaution, or just plain unhappiness. The real problem with parenting is philosophy.
How one family schemed to be the best TV-watchers in America.
To produce food in the form of meat, an animal will be killed. Obvious but significant: You will realize you are about to end a life.
Not everyone who breaks your heart is a monster. And not everyone who wounds you deserves to be wounded in return.
A near-death experience makes this week’s International Asteroid Day a little more tricky to celebrate.