“I Have Lost All Interest in Having a Self”
Noted Rule-Follower Edward Snowden Didn’t Get the NSA’s Permission to Publish His Book
“We Are Seeing the Beginnings of the Era of Climate Barbarism”
How Faithful Is the Goldfinch Movie to Donna Tartt’s Book?
Angry Librarians Are Going to War With Publishers
It: Chapter Two Adapts a Storyline About Racism Into a Storyline That’s Racist
Why Mindhunter’s Treatment of Race and the Atlanta Child Murders Is So Awkward
How the Kochs Conquered America
The Creator of Xkcd on the Joys of Overthinking Everything
Who Says All Lobbyists Are Bad?
Did Uber Succeed Because of, or Despite, Travis Kalanick?
The Right-Wing Radicalization of Talk Radio
There Was No Such Thing as a “Black Confederate.” So Why Is the Myth So Strong?
Téa Obreht’s New Novel Harkens Back to a Time When Camels Roamed the Wild West
Tales of The Handmaid’s Tale
Jia Tolentino Is Not Here to Tell You That Everything Is Going to Be OK
Haunted—and Inspired—by Noir
According to Trump, He Is America
Why Mystery Writer Laura Lippman Is Envious of Edgar Allan Poe