From Harper’s Magazine: Lost amid the shock from the 2016 results was an astonishing fact – Democrats swept the Houston area for the first time since the Dixiecrat party-flip. This long read examines that election win in detail.
From Business Insider: An excellent multi-media series on the declining fortunes of American suburbs.
From Nautilus: How genetic mutations turn dangerous in late-life.
From Vanity Fair: How America became a colonial occupation force in its own cities.
From the Washington Post: Avik Roy’s takedown of the Republican right over its sleazy ACA repeal dodge.
Chris Thomas King: Death Letter Blues