Watch Everything You SayMiranda July’s novel is a brilliant document of our age of managed sharing.
Is It Too Late For Al Pacino?Phil Spector suggests he might never regain his rightful place at the center of Hollywood.
Beginning To SeeThe music and cultural critic Ellen Willis’ essays were long arcs toward an answer she never reached.
“Like a King That Orders One Thing Then Orders the Opposite Thing”Why does James Franco make people so angry?
It’s the Lifetime Movies That Got SmallLiz and Dick isn’t half as weird, alas, as the actual Liz and Dick.
How the Founder of the Fugees Became a Big-Time Political Donor Without Anyone Knowing The musical artist chose to fund a super PAC through opaque, legal, and increasingly popular means.
Inside Higher Ed
Criticism Unwelcome The United Arab Emirates blocked an NYU professor who questioned its policies. Is academic freedom at risk?
The XX Factor
Nashville Prosecutors Reportedly Offered Women Plea Bargains in Exchange For Sterilization
The “How Does a U.N. Official Work?” Transcript What’s it like to manage the U.N.’s Ebola response? Read a transcript of Adam Davidson’s conversation with the assistant secretary-general for field support.
“A Public Menace” How the fight to ban The Birth of a Nation shaped the nascent civil rights movement.
“I’d Rather Not Rewrite All the HTTP Stuff Myself” Fascinating early posts from the founders of eBay, Amazon, Google, and others.