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The Game Behind the Game

Dave Zirin reveals what's really going on in the sports scene.

Sports

The Fists That Shook the Sports World

Dave Zirin collaborated with John Carlos to tell the story Carlos never got to tell about what he intended, and accomplished, with a defiant fist he raised at the 1968 Olympics.

Food

A Dissenter Grows in Brooklyn

Longtime Park Slope restaurateur and Business Improvement District head Irene LoRe is wary of the neighborhood's growing food truck presence.

Government

The Unmerited Origins of Wealth

Policy researcher Lew Daly explains why the self-made man is a myth.

Law

The Unicycle Diaries

Kyle Peterson pedals his sturdy rig to modest notoriety.

World

If You Say Something, See Something

An American in Prague asks the US State Department for advice.

Government

Solving New York's Traffic Problem

Charles Komanoff has figured out how to limit congestion in New York. Now he just has to get everyone on board the congestion pricing bus.

Books

Sharon Zukin's Prayer for The City

The author of Naked City laments New York's astounding loss of authenticity.

Government

New York City's Subway Savant

Benjamin Kabak's Second Avenue Sagas blog has New York's public-transportation system covered.

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