Reader staffers share stories that fascinate, alarm, amuse, or inspire us.
Hey, did you read:
• About a new species of human ancestor recently discovered deep inside a cave in South Africa? —Aimee Levitt
• Ta-Nehisi Coates’s nine-part series examining the black family in the age of mass incarceration, 50 years after the Moynihan Report? —Tal Rosenberg
• How Netflix and Amazon users are suing to stop Chicago’s 9 percent streaming tax? —Sue Kwong
• About how ad blocking will affect online publishing? —Tal Rosenberg
• About the life of writer Elmore Leonard and his famous work ethic? —Tal Rosenberg
• The New Yorker profile of Julianne Moore? —Tal Rosenberg