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“I Had the Patron Saint of Dads for Sissies”: A Gay Son Recounts His Father’s Unlikely Kindness in 1959
The “Turn Up Your Drawl” Bonus Segment Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz debate the influence of regionalized accents in the political arena.
Sick and Far From Home Mormons who fell dangerously ill on their missions say the church denied them access to medical care.