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The Fate of Roe v. Wade


Will Justice Stephen Breyer’s sudden retirement announcement — and Biden’s promise to put the first black female justice on the High Court — save Roe v. Wade?

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Short'nin' Bread


Will Justice Stephen Breyer’s sudden retirement announcement — and Biden’s promise to put the first black female justice on the High Court — save Roe v. Wade?

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All the World's a Stage


Make sense of the week's news. Charlatan reviews the world's show & message.


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Politico


Politicians & Statesmen Changing the World in Major Ways

Politicians & Statesmen Changing the World in Major Ways


#Home to Vote

Ireland Scuttles Abortion Ban in Stunning Rebuke to Irish Catholics. Contributor MICHELLE SHAIL travels to Dublin and learns how a great famine and exodus led to a referendum, reverse migration, and the inexorable right to choose.

Marriage Equality

The U.S. Supreme Court declares Same-Sex Marriage the new law of the land. Contributor MICHELLE SHAIL examines how the Catholics, Mormons & Gays collided to create the new American family.

A Place To Call Home

In the wake of California’s Proposition 8, Contributor MICHELLE SHAIL encounters the ostensibly different outcasts and dissidents of society and discovers the importance of a path to renewal for she and her children.

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Perspective


Articles & Essays Enlightening the World in Major Ways

Articles & Essays Enlightening the World in Major Ways



The Garden of Good and Evil

Institutional racism or enlightened society? Splitting the difference in Savannah.

American Dreamers

When the U.S. Department of Homeland Security tried to expel one million international college students this June, the U.S. Supreme Court intervened on behalf of the American Dream.

Abercrombie & Fitch: Always Evolving

The retailer stalked men, women, teens and kids over the past century. Former A&F model BROOKE GOODMAN explains why their online customer will be the most elusive catch of all.

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Places


Charlatan embarks to Hotels & Hotspots Around the World

Charlatan embarks to Hotels & Hotspots Around the World



Viva la Cuba

One culture. Two currencies? Charlatan checks-in to Cuba’s new Gran Hotel Manzana, and experiences the collision between communism and the new market capitalism.

La Sultana Marrakesh

How did Morocco avert the Arab Spring? Charlatan travels to Africa and discovers a savvy constitutional monarch, a vibrant cosmopolitan culture, and the kismit of both at the resplendent La Sultana Marrakesh.

The Ritz London

It's the finest example of Edwardian England's style. Charlatan checks out the neoclassical masterpiece in the heart of London and experiences why this hotel's customs feel tried, true, and contemporary.

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Scholars


Scholars & Authors Informing the World in Major Ways

Scholars & Authors Informing the World in Major Ways


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Powerbrokers


Influencers Affecting the Balance of Power in Major Ways

Influencers Affecting the Balance of Power in Major Ways


Beyond Contempt

Princess Diana was stalked and killed by paparazzi. Contributor MATTHEW FLACKS chats with Peter Jukes about News Corp's 'Phone Hacking Scandal' and the future of news & information in "Beyond Contempt."

The Measure of a Man

He was the first black male to win an Academy Award. Contributor JOEL MCPHEE chats with Sir Sidney Poitier about being an actor, ambassador and activist in "The Measure of a Man."

The Politics of Passion

She deposed her father, created a 2-party system, and single-handedly created Great Britain. Contributor MATTHEW FLACKS visits the Lady Anne Somerset in London to discuss Queen Anne: The Politics of Passion.

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