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The Atlantic

  1. podcasts
    Floodlines Is the Right Podcast for This MomentThe Atlantic’s new series focuses on the government’s botched response to Hurricane Katrina.
  2. power
    Just Break Open the Establishment AlreadyJeffrey Goldberg and the language of well-meaning condescension.
  3. identity politics
    The Left’s Contempt for Jordan Peterson Is Perfectly RationalPeterson’s toxic form of identity politics enables centrist snowflakes to avoid engaging with facts and ideas that threaten their worldview.
  4. the national circus
    Why Liberal Media Need Conservative ColumnistsIt’s the only way to keep your own thinking honest.
  5. The Liberal Media Can Have Ideological Diversity Without ConservativesThe debates that divide liberals from the left are more interesting — and at present, they can’t be found in The Atlantic or New York Times.
  6. Kevin Williamson Won’t Tell Me What Should Happen to Women Who Have AbortionsAfter complaining no one will just ask him, I did. Williamson won’t answer plain questions.
  7. The Williamson Saga Raises Questions Anti-Abortion Folk Don’t Want to AnswerIn defending Kevin Williamson’s remarks about “hanging women” who violate a future abortion ban, some conservatives tip their hands.
  8. media
    The Atlantic Has Fired Controversial Writer Kevin WilliamsonThere was a public outcry after it was revealed that he said women who’ve had abortions should be hanged.
  9. media
    Why People Are Mad About The Atlantic’s Controversial New HireFor starters, Kevin Williamson once wrote that women who have abortions should be hanged.
  10. James Bennet Moves to Times Editorial PageA replacement editor has yet to be named. 
  11. The Atlantic’s Anti-Historic-District Argument Is Wrong and ExtremeThe market doesn’t do everything right.
  12. ‘The Atlantic’ Says ‘Last Week Tonight’ Is ‘Making a Difference in the […]“This is the magic of John Oliver. It’s been only 14 episodes so far (the show is slated for 19 this season) but the Last Week Tonight team has […]
  13. media
    Atlantic Media President Justin Smith Joins Bloomberg Media As CEOJustin Smith is moving on.
  14. blog-stained wretches
    Did Nate Thayer Plagiarize in the Article The Atlantic Wanted for Free?It’s certainly a bit sloppy.
  15. Frank Rich on the National Circus: Even Rand Paul Can Get It Right Once a TermThe senator’s performance art was admirable.
  16. blog-stained wretches
    Nate Thayer vs. The Atlantic: Writing for FreeAn exciting new battle in the “writing for free” argument.
  17. scandal-stained wretches
    The Atlantic President’s Memo on Scientology“We most certainly should not speak to the press.”
  18. blog-stained wretches
    The Atlantic Pulls Sponsored Scientology StoryThe ad has since been pulled.
  19. parables
    The Feminist and the Cowboy Author Leaves Abusive CowboyStill grateful he “tamed” her.
  20. ye olde trolls
    The Atlantic Asks, ‘Ought Women to Learn the Alphabet?’In 1859.
  21. sex ed
    Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Conjoined Twins SexIt’s healthy to wonder.
  22. Let’s Pick Apart This God-Awful Article About How Pretty Women Can’t Be […]Oh, Jesus. If you’d prefer to avoid getting angry at your computer screen, do not read Ashley Fetters’ new piece for The Atlantic, Why Do So […]
  23. deals
    Sitcom Based on Atlantic Article Lands at CBS“All the Single Ladies” is being adapted as a single-camera comedy.
  24. blog-stained wretches
    Atlantic Media Launching Something Called QuartzOfficially joining the ever-growing heap of questionably named websites.
  25. baldwinning
    Alec Baldwin Chats Up Chuck Schumer, Moves DowntownAnd throws down the gauntlet at ‘New York’!
  26. Food Journalism
    Writer of Pro-McDonald’s Stories Has Connections to (You Guessed It)Hank Cardello’s connections to the fast-food giant appear to run quite deep.
  27. blog-stained wretches
    Andrew Sullivan and the Dish Leave The Atlantic for Tina BrownWell, that must have cost a fortune.