April 2001

The Atlantic - April 2001

David Brooks, “The Organization Kid”; William Langewiesche, “The Profits of Doom”; Richard V. Allen, “The Day Reagan Was Shot”; Steve Olsen, “The Genetic Archaeology of Race”; fiction by Jim Shepard; and much more.

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What Happened to the Milky Way?

Light pollution has taken away our ability to see the stars. Can we still save the night sky?

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The Faces of #BlackLivesMatter

Scenes from a recent protest in New York City

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Desegregated, Yet Unequal

A short documentary about the legacy of Boston busing

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Life

The Supreme Court justice talks gender equality and marriage.

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Social Media: The Video Game

What if the validation of your peers could "level up" your life?

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The Pentagon's $1.5 Trillion Mistake

The F-35 fighter jet was supposed to do everything. Instead, it can barely do anything.

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