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    Artist and filmmaker Hu Jie talks with @iandenisjohnson: http://t.co/aVMBXqnEpa (photo by @chiyin_sim) http://t.co/RDRL3Wu0mx
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      Helen Vendler on the tragedy and comedy of John Berryman http://t.co/ovM8ut2X9A
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        Doctors are only as good as their training, which has changed enormously in recent years, as Lara Goitein describes http://t.co/wEagozwvmn
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          “Every atom in our bodies once resided in an interstellar dust grain.” Freeman Dyson: http://t.co/Yqy8eP7VK4
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            “If you don’t go record it, these people will die and no one will know their stories.” Documentary filmmaker Hu Jie: http://t.co/aVMBXqnEpa
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              “If graduate medical education is regarded as a discretionary luxury, medical care at our best hospitals will suffer” http://t.co/wEagozwvmn
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                The remains of the great ancient city of Palmyra survived the Ottoman occupation. Will they survive ISIS? http://t.co/buDmIvDsBz
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                  “In the course of your life you are bound to come into direct physical contact with what’s known as Evil.” Brodsky: http://t.co/4mDP8i8IfA
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                    Training Young Doctors: The Current Crisis by Lara Goitein http://t.co/wEagozwvmn #longreads
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                      In Iraq, the chasm between Sunni north and Shia-dominated south is widening, reports Nicolas Pelham http://t.co/JNVTkB7oGN
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                        Garry Wills on the four rules of racial discourse Michelle Obama broke in her Tuskegee commencement address http://t.co/7tLWUVfth2
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                          How Western aid and tolerance for human rights abuses enable African leaders to ignore the demands of their people http://t.co/Zubtic3msp
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                            Helen Epstein on how Africans across the continent are rising up to challenge Western-backed thugs http://t.co/Zubtic3msp
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                              A film J. Edgar Hoover hated http://t.co/bQy4EC1Obw
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                                What Ted Cruz, Chuck Grassley, and Scott Walker misunderstand about the authors of the Declaration of Independence http://t.co/9QLl2FYpLO
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                                  To model a statue of Saint Lawrence, roasted to death, Bernini put his own thigh in a fire while looking in a mirror http://t.co/rlfWpZh8uQ
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                                    The founders wanted a government that would promote its citizens’ well-being, not just protect their private property http://t.co/9QLl2FYpLO
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                                      ISIS’s videos of demolishing antiquities help to boost demand for other artifacts it sells on the black market http://t.co/JNVTkB7oGN
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                                        Was the Declaration of Independence a reaction to British austerity measures? Historian Steve Pincus argues it was: http://t.co/9QLl2FYpLO
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                                          Animalinside, a collaboration between novelist László Krasznahorkai and painter Max Neumann http://t.co/5sdmz5mhQD