Journalism In Verse

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July 2018

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Obituaries

The Paris Accord

By Jeffrey Cyphers Wright. On his birthday, a poetic farewell to the late John Ashbery. …

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Politics

Disclosures

By Jena Osman. New IRS regulations ensure that dark money funding U.S. politics will become even less transparent. …

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Sports

Memes May Not Save Us

By Matthew Murrey. In an era with so little to laugh about, an ode to the absurd memes of the FIFA World Cup. …

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Health

Milk and Sugar

By Sean J. Mahoney. Trump's anti-breastfeeding campaign disproportionately impacts the world's poorest mothers. …

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Environment

No. 492

By Devon Balwit. A flamingo broke free from his zoo in 2005. He's just been sighted in the wild. …

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Culture

The Wild Frontier

By Mark Williams. Maybe the best symbol of American politics is the "unfriend" button on Facebook. …

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Gun Violence/Obituaries

Ringing Out

By Alexandra Donovan. A shooting at the offices of the Capital Gazette left five dead, including journalist Wendi Winters. …

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