Sunday, February 19, 2017

USA Africa Dialogue Series - [An Untold Story of Cultural Migration ] After Fleeing the Nazis, Many Jewish Refugee Professors Found Homes at Historically Black Colleges

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NEW on Narratively: Conjuring Up a Career with One of NYC's Only Female Magicians

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In a world where women are often the "lovely assistant," Tanya Solomon takes charge by making her own magic. [Read More on Narratively]

After Fleeing the Nazis, Many Jewish Refugee Professors Found Homes at Historically Black Colleges

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The surprising untold story of how southern black universities made space for Jewish refugees... who were shocked by race relations in the American South. [Read More on Timeline]

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Banned Articles: None Dare Call it a Conspiracy

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Who was behind the Moscow bombings that accelerated Putin's rise to power? Read the exhilarating article from 2009 that was never published on the web, until now. [Read more on Longform]

Hitchhike or Bust

Illustration by George Mager

An English newcomer arrives in the U.S. with a spirit of adventure and an offbeat mission: to thumb a series of rides from San Francisco to Portland in a single day.  [Read More on Narratively]

Are Academics Afraid to Study Scientology?

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For a religion that some experts estimate includes only 30,000 members worldwide, Scientology attracts an extraordinary amount of media attention. So why are researchers so scared to dive into this world? [Read More on JStor]

VIDEO: Just Like Clockwork

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Master horologist John Metcalfe takes us inside his "hospital for clocks," a precisely-tuned world where time never stops. [Watch on Narratively]

The Wait
Illustration from Julianna Brion

Lenny's editor in chief on the interminable two weeks between a bad sonogram and the end of a pregnancy. Jessica Grose's intensely personal essay is a heart-aching must-read. [Read More on Lenny Letter]

How The New York Times is Clawing its Way Into the Future 
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As the next generation of the Sulzberger family takes it seat in the top ranks of the New York Times they brawl for control of the historic institution's spot in the future. [Read More on Wired]

The Darkest Town in America
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Here in the desert, the Earth boils and stars fill the sky. By day, you can see plumes of geothermal steam rising in every direction, pouring from vents in the ground and disappearing into the crisp, dry air.  [Read More on FiveThirtyEight]
Revenge of the Lunch Lady

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How an unassuming bureaucrat outsmarted Jamie Oliver and pulled off an honest-to-god miracle in one of America's unhealthiest cities.  [Read More on Highline]

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