To save William Buttars’s life, his parents had to risk it.
A Profile Auditor goes sniffing after anomalies in the consumption habits and personal data of an unsuspecting hotel clerk.
On Lucinda Williams and her “love affair with loss.”
A personal history of Soldier of Fortune magazine and the mercenary-wannabes who read and wrote it.
A profile of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones.
On learning a new language, a new culture, and why “it must never be concluded that an urge toward the cosmopolitan, toward true education, will make people stop hitting you.”
Established media companies used to sue YouTube. Now they’re betting on it.
The author examines his terrible football career.
Almost 40 percent of the world’s population lives in countries with limits on abortion. Activists like Rebecca Gompert imagine a future where those limits are meaningless because most abortions happen at home.
On being black in an all-white Swiss village.