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Murmuration

By Megan Merchant. Empathy for the caravan of migrants as they travel north in search of refuge. …

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Fires

By Brooke Herter James. A self-proclaimed nationalist leads a nation on fire. …

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Open Season

By Heidi Seaborn. Once a target of the Unabomber, a poet reflects on the bombs mailed to Democratic leaders this week. …

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Again

By Tasha Graff. How to tell a 97-year-old Holocaust survivor news of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting? …

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Emissary

By Sean Arthur Joyce. Hyperalarming studies show that we are in the midst of mass insect loss around the world. …

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Numbers

By Anya Josephs. A descendant of Armenian and Jewish genocides breaks the silence on that which numbers alone cannot speak. …

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Navigation

By Penelope Moffet. We all navigate familiar routes. Whether we survive them is too often a matter of geopolitical privilege. …

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Four-Cent Father

By Tara Campbell. "Please clarify how a life is worth four cents." On the death by police of Gregory Vaughn Hill, Jr. …

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Identity/MeToo

Another Word

By Megan Merchant. The horrors of gender violence are articulated all over the world. …

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