Rembrandt in the Blood: An Obsessive Aristocrat, Rediscovered Paintings and an Art-World Feud

In Amsterdam, a new fight develops over an old master.

Published: Feb 27, 2019
Length: 36 minutes (9,009 words)

The Irish Affliction

Of the various crises the Catholic Church is facing around the world, the central one — wave after wave of accounts of systemic sexual abuse of children by priests and other church figures — has affected Ireland more strikingly than anywhere else. And no place has reacted so aggressively.

Published: Feb 10, 2011
Length: 19 minutes (4,765 words)

How Christian Were the Founders?

Conservative activists on the Texas Board of Education say that the authors of the Constitution intended the United States to be a Christian nation. And they want America’s history textbooks to say so.

Published: Feb 11, 2010
Length: 33 minutes (8,405 words)