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It’s a tough subject to write about, but Ta-Nehisi Coates is more than capable.
The Atlantic essayist wonders if he can save his son from his country.
And, in the process, determines that “spinsters” should no longer be sad
A new book surveys the past, present, and future of the unmarried woman.
A conversation with veteran reparations activist and political organizer Conrad Worrill.
“We may find that the country can never fully repay African Americans,” Ta-Nehisi Coates writes. “But we stand to discover much about ourselves in such a discussion.”
Saviors don’t save in the NBA.
Where things stand with Here Comes Honey Boo Boo.
The author’s thoughts on the past live on as a meme.
When I became the stay-at-home parent, I worried about whether dads could comfort babies as well as moms can.
Urban noise pollution is forcing birds to sound off
Americans now owe more than $1 trillion in student loans.
Billed as a record-release party, it almost turned into a riot.
The Atlantic gets a little too fucking precious when it tries placing @MayorEmanuel in a broader literary context.