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  1. feature
    The Stolen Kids of Sarah LawrenceWhat happened to the group of bright college students who fell under the sway of a classmate’s father?
  2. the law
    How a U.K. Court Battle Held Trans Teens HostageLuke is one of thousands of young people who lost access to gender-affirming hormones — but he and others are fighting back.
  3. little luxuries
    How Upselling Is Saving RestaurantsIf it seems like caviar, truffles, and uni are everywhere, that’s because they are.
  4. feature
    A Father’s Yearslong Struggle to Regain Custody of His SonKenneth Watkins’s son was taken away and placed with a foster family. To regain custody, he had to prove that being poor didn’t make him a bad father.
  5. sandwiches
    The Chopped Cheese Heads West. And South. And East …Reverent versions of New York’s iconic bodega sandwich are popping up all across America.
  6. health
    Is the Pain All in My Head?A new treatment called pain-reprocessing therapy promises to cure chronic pain — but maybe not for everyone.
  7. feature
    The Undoing of Joss WhedonThe Buffy creator, once an icon of Hollywood feminism, is now an outcast accused of misogyny. How did he get here?
  8. feature
    When Girl Power Meets SobrietyCan Holly Whitaker help women quit drinking better than AA can?
  9. rikers
    Rikers: The ObituariesFifteen people at the jail died in 2021. These are their lives — and how they came to an end.
  10. first person
    My Penis, a Love StoryI didn’t need a penis to be a man. But I needed one to be me.
  11. crime
    Domestic Violence Survivors Don’t Just ‘Snap’Mindy Dodd was convicted of murdering her abuser. Then came the TV cameras.
  12. performing arts
    Who Will Give Peter Gelb $2 Billion to Guarantee the Met Opera’s Future?All of Gelb’s big problems running the opera house only got bigger during the pandemic.
  13. power
    Puerto Rico’s Loudest Whisper NetworkFed up with a broken justice system, the organizers of an Instagram account started naming alleged abusers. Then one of the accused killed himself.
  14. reopening
    How One Acclaimed Restaurant Survived Two Brutal YearsWhen COVID arrived, Sofreh’s success didn’t matter.
  15. profile
    The Post-COVID, Post-Manhattan Plans of Keith McNally“I’ve nothing in the bank and need to earn money while I still can.”
  16. feature
    She Used Drugs While Pregnant. Should She Be in Prison?After having a stillbirth, Adora Perez was charged with murder.
  17. design
    The Pope of GloopFor 60 years, Gaetano Pesce has been preaching the gospel of uncertainty in design. Finally, the world has caught up.
  18. cityscape
    Revolt of the Delivery WorkersExploited by apps. Attacked by thieves. Unprotected by police. The city’s 65,000 bikers have only themselves to count on.
  19. cityscape
    La Revuelta de los RepartidoresRobados, apuñalados, golpeados, con mala paga y demasiado trabajo. Ya están hartos.
  20. feature
    Last Resort, Part 3: Get Out CleanA father and son are stuck indefinitely in Angola — until a relapse sets the stage for an unlikely breakthrough.
  21. feature
    Last Resort, Part 2: A Classic Snatch-and-GrabStuck abroad, a father and son stare down guns, heroin withdrawal, and an impossible debt.
  22. feature
    Last Resort, Part 1: Let’s Go to AngolaA broke music promoter and his detoxing son hatch a plan to solve all their problems. With Nas. On New Year’s Eve. In Angola.
  23. We Can Thank Black People For These 3 Beauty PhenomenaWe Can Thank Black People For These 3 Beauty Phenomena
  24. Let’s Be Real: Black Women Made Acrylic Nails CoolLet’s Be Real: Black Women Made Acrylic Nails Cool
  25. culture
    LFO ForeverAs the surviving member of the boy band, Brad Fischetti keeps their legacies alive.
  26. a new york minute
    New York Minute With: Writer Brock ColyarThe author of our new nightlife newsletter on eavesdropping, lip gloss, and Zelda Fitzgerald
  27. feature
    SuChin Pak Is Processing EverythingThe groundbreaking news anchor is still making sense of her MTV experience.
  28. feature
    The Oracle’s DaughterSarah Green escaped her mother’s cult 22 years ago. She still thinks about those she left behind.
  29. celebrity
    The End of Kimye’s Wild RideShe thought he was an artistic genius. He wanted to “dip her ass in gold.” And now it’s over.
  30. a new york minute
    New York Minute With: Restaurant Critic Adam Platt“Nothing beats a steamy bowl of pork-and-chive dumplings.”
  31. mental health
    The Therapy-App FantasyAn overwhelming demand for professional counseling has spawned slickly marketed companies promising a service they cannot possibly provide.
  32. andrew cuomo
    The Cruelty and the CasualtiesInside Andrew Cuomo’s toxic workplace.
  33. a new york minute
    New York Minute With: Switched on Pop Hosts Nate Sloan and Charlie HardingTalking unpopular opinions and quarantine listening with the songwriter and musicologist duo that dissects popular music.
  34. the real estate
    The Gut Renovation of Ryan SerhantHe was a real-estate striver slinging cheap rentals until Million Dollar Listing — and a pandemic market — made him the plutocracy’s broker of choice.
  35. education
    ‘I Want to Meet My Teacher’A war over reopening schools has upended the progressive politics of the New Jersey suburbs.
  36. mysteries
    The Great 21st-Century Treasure HuntWas there a better way to spend the past decade than on a maddening, deadly, brain-scrambling search for gold hidden somewhere in the American West?
  37. destinations
    Shameless on VacationA certain kind of American is still traveling internationally — and they’re not sorry.
  38. campus life
    The Sorority That Tried to Abolish ItselfHow the anti-Greek life movement upended Zeta Tau Alpha at Northwestern.
  39. politics
    QAnon Goes to WashingtonTwenty-four followers of the grotesque conspiracy theory are running for Congress in November. Where does this end?
  40. the law
    Inside the Bitter Divorce of Cellino & BarnesBruised egos, gobs of money, and the feud that took down New York’s absurdly ubiquitous accident law firm.
  41. first person
    Buying Myself BackWhen does a model own her own image?
  42. housing
    The Eco–Yogi Slumlords of BrooklynHow did a couple who built an empire of yoga studios, vegan restaurants, and homes with “living walls” end up as pandemic villains?
  43. new york city
    New York’s Most Virulent Opponent of Police ReformDuring his nearly two decades as head of the NYPD’s sergeants union, Ed Mullins has fought virtually every attempt to curb brutality and corruption.
  44. family
    Why Did These YouTubers Give Away Their Son?Myka and James Stauffer adopted a toddler from China and shared every step of the process with their online audience. Except the last.
  45. power
    Comedian Jeff Ross Accused of Sexual Relationship With Underage Girl“He liked that I was innocent.”
  46. feature
    Two Lawyers, a Summer of Unrest, and a Molotov CocktailWhat would make a young professional with everything to lose throw a gasoline-filled Bud Light bottle at a cop car?
  47. feature
    A Plague Is an Apocalypse. But It Can Bring a New World.Civilizations cause pandemics, collapse from them, and, sometimes, are remade by them.
  48. the national interest
    American Death CultWhy has the Republican response to the pandemic been so mind-bogglingly disastrous?
  49. politics
    John Lewis Never Lost HopeThe congressman and civil-rights legend died on Friday. He recently spoke with Zak Cheney-Rice about why he stayed the course.
  50. new york city
    Boss of the BeachFor 40 years, the city’s lifeguard corps has been mired in controversy, and for 40 years it’s been run by one man: Peter Stein.
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