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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is an American Hero
Ruth Bader Ginsburg was considered a judge’s judge when she was appointed to the Supreme Court in 1993, an incrementalist who thought Roe v. Wade might have gone too far. Some liberals were…
Published: Sept. 28, 2014
Length: 18 minutes (4722 words)
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@longreads 13 hours, 37 minutes ago
34 SAVEs
Ranked: The Films Of David Fincher
Wed Oct 01 14:24:51 EDT 2014 We first ran a retrospective of David Fincher’s films back in 2010. At that point, the release of “The Social Network” brought the grand total of his…
Published: Oct. 1, 2014
Length: 3 minutes (937 words)
Submitted by:
@ThePlaylist 11 hours, 56 minutes ago
21 SAVEs
No, the Rich Are Not Taking All of the Economic Pie (In 8 Charts)
“It’s not easy finding new and interesting ways to illustrate the growth of income inequality over the past few decades,” says Mother Jones blogger Kevin Drum. You think…
Published: Sept. 30, 2014
Length: 18 minutes (4573 words)
Submitted by:
@swinshi 1 day, 9 hours ago
15 SAVEs
Blogging; New Media and PR relationships -
New media has been around for several years now, it’s ‘journalists’, blogging has become accepted by many agencies as a practical tool to promote their product. Professional…
Published: Sept. 29, 2014
Length: 8 minutes (2151 words)
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@rsguthrie 2 days, 4 hours ago
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Three Years on Rikers Without Trial
Kalief Browder spent more than a thousand days confined on Rikers Island. Credit Photograph by Zach Gross In the early hours of Saturday, May 15, 2010, ten
Published: Oct. 6, 2014
Length: 27 minutes (6953 words)
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@AmyResnick 2 days, 9 hours ago
14 SAVEs
The free-will fix
About 20 years ago, a student in one of my courses began missing classes. After several weeks, she appeared in my office and said that she had a history of major depression, had experienced a relapse…
Source: aeon.co
Length: 8 minutes (2210 words)
Submitted by:
@aeonmag 14 hours, 20 minutes ago
14 SAVEs
#Nightshift: Excerpts from an Instagram Essay
Jeff Sharlet | September 2014 | 12 minutes (2,802 words) 1. Snapshots Dunkin Donuts, West Lebanon, New Hampshire The night shift, for me, is a luxury, the freedom to indulge my insomnia by writing at…
Author: Longreads
Published: Oct. 1, 2014
Length: 9 minutes (2455 words)
Submitted by:
@longreads 6 hours, 45 minutes ago
12 SAVEs
#Nightshift: Excerpts from an Instagram Essay
Jeff Sharlet | September 2014 | 12 minutes (2,802 words) 1. Snapshots Dunkin Donuts, West Lebanon, New Hampshire The night shift, for me, is a luxury, the freedom to indulge my insomnia by writing at…
Author: Longreads
Published: Oct. 1, 2014
Length: 9 minutes (2455 words)
Submitted by:
@longreads 14 hours, 2 minutes ago
11 SAVEs
#Nightshift: Excerpts from an Instagram Essay
Jeff Sharlet | September 2014 | 12 minutes (2,802 words) 1. Snapshots Dunkin Donuts, West Lebanon, New Hampshire The night shift, for me, is a luxury, the freedom to indulge my insomnia by writing at…
Author: Longreads
Published: Oct. 1, 2014
Length: 9 minutes (2455 words)
Submitted by:
@tanjahollander 13 hours ago
10 SAVEs
Is ‘Garden City’ Urbanism the Answer?
Could garden cities help fix these problems? Advocates think so. They argue that garden cities can deliver the humane, sustainable, equitable communities that people want and the planet needs, by…
Author: Julia Wick
Published: Sept. 30, 2014
Submitted by:
@longreads 11 hours, 50 minutes ago
9 SAVEs
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