Trump Revives a Shameful Tradition: Targeting a Minority Group with Crime Reports

The president’s executive orders and inflammatory rhetoric follow a predictable path.

Source: Longreads
Published: Feb 8, 2017
Length: 6 minutes (1,600 words)

What We Get Wrong About Hannah Arendt

The lessons we are drawing from her work may not be the one we most need to learn.

Source: Longreads
Published: Jan 17, 2017
Length: 6 minutes (1,500 words)

Enemy Aliens

The forgotten history of World War I internment camps, and the story of imprisoned Austrian painter Paul Cohen-Portheim.

Published: Dec 28, 2014
Length: 16 minutes (4,008 words)

Longreads Best of 2012: Andrea Pitzer

Andrea Pitzer is the author of the forthcoming nonfiction book The Secret History of Vladimir Nabokov.

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Source: Longreads
Published: Dec 13, 2012
Length: 3 minutes (828 words)

Vanity Fair’s Bryan Burrough on writing narrative: “people are dying to put down your article”

Published: Aug 6, 2010
Length: 9 minutes (2,485 words)