In June 2014, Megan Garber wrote about the complicated creative process that shaped the film.
The year you were born, James Fallows wrote about why Americans hate the media.
In June 2000, Alston Chase wrote about how Kaczynski’s experiences at Harvard drove his later crimes.
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The conflicts and displacements touched off around the world by the attacks have been reverberating for the majority of your life. “This ‘war’ [on terrorism] will never be over,” wrote James Fallows, a few years after the towers fell.
In August 2015, Kalev H. Leetaru considered whether Twitter was living up to its lofty aspirations.
Glee premiered in 2009.
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When 26-year-old Mohamed Bouazizi set himself on fire, he ignited a tinderbox of protests that continue to roil the Middle East, and kindled the beginnings of democracy in Tunisia.
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In October 2015, Spencer Kornhaber wrote about Lorde joining the ranks of pop singers disrupting tropes about victimhood.
On July 5 2013, Dashiell Bennett wrote about the approaching canonization.
In February 2012, Charles A. Kupchan wrote about the world's emerging economies, and how the world will look by 2050.
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