Edition 133

Get Education Right from the Start of School

By Ruby Takanishi

Sept. 8, 2016

We need to relearn our ABCs and design a primary school system from scratch, says Ruby Takanishi.

Get Education Right from the Start of School

We need to relearn our ABCs and design a primary school system from scratch, says Ruby Takanishi.


Lest We Forget

15 years after 9/11, A.G. Sims considers what and how we remember.


Dreams That Haunt Afghans the World Over

A compelling story from inside an attack in Kabul shows us how Afghans are forced to remember what Americans would rather forget.


Single Family Homes, But No Single Family

For models of 21st century families, Mia Birdsong advises looking past stereotypes and to Black Americans.


The Captive Minds

Kati Marton looks at how people become so consumed by causes as to betray all they know—by considering the case of Stalin's American spy.


Rousseff is Out. Are All Brazilian Women Out, Too?

Chayenne Polimédio writes on what the impeachment of Brazil's first woman president means for all other Brazilian women.


Diversifying Congress, One Techie at a Time

How do we make Congress as diverse—and tech-savvy—as the country it's meant to represent?


The Missed Opportunity Looming in Uzbekistan

After the death of Islam Karimov, Uzbekistan has a chance to choose democracy. Sarabrynn Hudgins explains why that choice is unlikely.


A Return to Common Conservation Ground

How did the Grand Canyon become a partisan issue? Emily Gallagher explains.