Peter Maass

Peter Maass, a contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine, is working on a book about oil that will be published in 2009.

Culturebox
July 18 2008 3:44 PMSituation NormalWhat Generation Kill gets right about the invasion of Iraq.
War Stories
June 2 2003 5:05 PMSalam Pax Is RealHow do I know Baghdad's famous blogger exists? He worked for me.
Dispatches
Oct. 6 2001 2:00 AMTwo Tickets to Paradise
Dispatches
Sept. 23 2001 11:10 PMA New Theory From Pakistan
Foreigners
June 24 2008 1:34 PMWho's Africa's Worst Dictator?Hint: It's probably not Robert Mugabe.
Dispatches
Nov. 20 2001 12:00 PMThe Hotel Taliban
Dispatches
Sept. 28 2001 11:30 PMPakistan's Everyday Dangers
A Fine Whine
July 11 1997 3:30 AMKnow MaassAnd please don't confuse me with that other writer with the similar name.

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Jurisprudence
Oct. 19 2014 1:05 PM Dawn Patrol Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s critically important 5 a.m. wake-up call on voting rights.
  Business
Business Insider
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  Life
Outward
Oct. 17 2014 5:26 PM Judge Begrudgingly Strikes Down Wyoming’s Gay Marriage Ban
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 17 2014 4:23 PM A Former FBI Agent On Why It’s So Hard to Prosecute Gamergate Trolls
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 20 2014 8:32 AM Marvel’s Civil War Is a Far-Right Paranoid Fantasy—and a Mess. Can the Movies Fix It?
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 17 2014 6:05 PM There Is No Better Use For Drones Than Star Wars Reenactments
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 20 2014 7:00 AM Gallery: The Red Planet and the Comet
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 16 2014 2:03 PM Oh What a Relief It Is How the rise of the bullpen has changed baseball.