This week, we’re sharing stories from Lyz Lenz, Molly Young, Hannah Dreier, Maddie Stone, and Richard Cooke.
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Lyz Lenz | Jezebel | February 20, 2020 | 15 minutes (3,814 words)
If only the actual Miss America were as gorgeous and erudite as this essay about the decrepitude of a stagnant pageant in a changing world.
Molly Young | New York magazine | February 20, 2020 | 16 minutes (4,188 words)
Let’s drop a pin in this and take it off-line so we can futureproof the intiative with these key learnings and co-create innovative win-wins that require an omni-channel push but no critical ask. Actually, let’s not.
Hannah Dreier | The Washington Post | February 20, 2020 | 22 minutes (5,600 words)
The government required him to see a therapist. He thought his words would be confidential. Now, the traumatized migrant may be deported.
Maddie Stone | Protocol | February 16, 2020 | 9 minutes (2,296 words)
“Bolivia has the largest known resources of lithium. Can it build an industry to supply the world’s growing demand?”
Richard Cooke | Wired | February 17, 2020 | 17 minutes (4,445 words)
What happens when you give thousands of pedants a place online to let loose the full force of their passions? Something flawed, but beautiful.