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<em>Westworld: </em>Who Cares About the Man in Black?

Sun, 2018-06-17 22:00
Three Atlantic staffers discuss “Vanishing Point,” the ninth episode of Season 2.

Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s Surprise Album Makes Marriage Into a Spectacle

Sun, 2018-06-17 20:07
With Everything Is Love, pop’s biggest couple celebrates itself—and its significance to America.

My Last Project With My Dad: Building My Own Coffin

Sun, 2018-06-17 09:50
He wasn’t always comfortable with big questions about what it means to be a father or a son. I asked anyway.

Pregnancy Suits and the Single Guy

Sun, 2018-06-17 09:00
In Japan, men are taking parenting classes to become more marriageable.

The Cities That Never Existed

Sun, 2018-06-17 08:00
What if the urban visions of famous architects and planners had actually been built?

It’s Not Collusion, It’s Corruption

Sun, 2018-06-17 07:00
Democrats want to highlight Trump scandals in their push for Congress this fall—just not the one that has dominated headlines and threatens his presidency.

The Unveiling

Sat, 2018-06-16 13:00

Instead of a pebble to mark our grief
or a coin to ease his passage
you placed a speaker
at the top of his head
and suddenly a drumbeat
came blasting out of the grass,
startling the mourners on the far side
of the cemetery, clanging the trees,
scattering the swifts
that had gathered around the stone
like souls of the dead,
souls that were now parting
to make way for a noisy spirit
rising out of the dirt.

YouTube Star Jake Paul’s Fame Is Fading

Sat, 2018-06-16 12:44
The 21-year-old became enormously popular for his outrageous prank videos — but if his recent New York show is any indication, it may not last forever.

Bill Clinton’s Novel Isn't a Thriller—It's a Fantasy

Sat, 2018-06-16 12:07
The President Is Missing, co-written with James Patterson, indulges in a familiar trope: the country's top executive as action hero.

The Dangers of Distracted Parenting

Sat, 2018-06-16 09:00
When it comes to children’s development, parents should worry less about kids’ screen time—and more about their own.

Someone Flew a Drone Too Close to a Wildfire, Again

Sat, 2018-06-16 08:00
Firefighters in Colorado had to ground their aircraft for an hour.

The College-Graduation Problem All States Have

Sat, 2018-06-16 08:00
Across the country, black and Latino adults are far less likely to hold a college degree than white adults. Can better support for colleges that serve a high percentage of minorities change that?

The Family Weekly: Why Are Father’s Day Cards So Predictable?

Sat, 2018-06-16 07:30
Plus: the limitations of boyhood, and how to stop a sibling rivalry

‘Cult’ or Not, Trump’s Grasp on the Republican Party Is Stronger Than Ever

Sat, 2018-06-16 07:00
An action-packed week in domestic and global politics shows how the president has remade the GOP.

Southern Baptists Call Off the Culture War

Sat, 2018-06-16 06:00
America’s largest Protestant group moves to cut ties with the Republican Party and re-engage with mainstream culture.

<em>The Atlantic </em>Daily: Every Child

Fri, 2018-06-15 18:00
The Trump administration’s family-separation policy may have long-term health consequences. Plus the president’s startling comments about Kim Jong Un, the Trump Foundation’s legal trouble, and more.

<em>The Atlantic</em> Politics &amp; Policy Daily: Locked Up

Fri, 2018-06-15 17:29
A federal judge ordered former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort to jail to await trial.

Mueller’s Warning to Trump: The Cover-Up Is Also a Crime

Fri, 2018-06-15 16:23
Paul Manafort’s jailing is the latest example of Trump associates learning the hard way that there are consequences for lying to federal agents.

Photos of the Week: World Cup, Skinny-Dipping, Urban Shepherd

Fri, 2018-06-15 14:48
A wee Welsh bunny, Eid al-Fitr celebrations in Indonesia, a skyscraper-scaling raccoon in Minnesota, a meeting between President Trump and Kim Jong Un in Singapore, and much more.

A Battle Over Migration Is Threatening to Topple Angela Merkel

Fri, 2018-06-15 13:49
Germany’s government is fraught with infighting.