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Living with Slenderman: A Creepy Internet Phenomenon & The Case Against His “Followers” According to court documents, the little girls had been planning the …

Growing Up As An Untouchable My stories, my family’s stories, were not stories in India. They were just life. When I left and made …

The Nationalist’s Delusion Trump’s supporters backed a time-honored American political tradition, disavowing racism while promising to enact a broad agenda of discrimination. THIRTY YEARS …

In the Land of Vendettas That Go On Forever One of the first things I learned in Albania is that when a stranger pours …

The House Of Worship The Cheesecake Factory Built Sacred Architecture A well-funded California religious order announced plans to build a sanctuary. Then the battle …

The First White President The foundation of Donald Trump’s presidency is the negation of Barack Obama’s legacy. It is insufficient to state the obvious …

A Most American Terrorist: The Making of Dylann Roof Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah spent months in South Carolina searching for an answer to those questions—speaking …

The Worst (and Best) Places to Be Gay in America All my life I’ve loved Texas: those big skies, big steaks and big attitudes. …

Who Are The Proud Boys? Until this week, few Canadians had heard of the Proud Boys. That changed on Canada Day, when five young …

The Rise of the Valkyries A month after Donald Trump took office, an activist named Lana Lokteff delivered a speech calling on women to …