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To Charles Koch, Professors are Lobbyists

Connor Gibson | Posted 01.28.2016 | Education
Connor Gibson

From 2005-2014, Koch spent $109.7 million on 361 distinct campuses, according to Greenpeace's updated analysis of IRS filings from Koch's nonprofit foundations.

To Charles Koch, Universities Are Propaganda Machines

Connor Gibson | Posted 01.28.2016 | Books
Connor Gibson

This article is the first of two posts examining Charles Koch's campus investments, as reported in Jane Mayer's Dark Money. The first post examines the history, long-term strategy, and true intent of the university "philanthropy" coordinated by Charles Koch.

Ignoring Poetry Means Ignoring Diversity

Hippo Reads | Posted 01.25.2016 | Arts
Hippo Reads

I have to ask this of the 2015 listmakers: where's all the poetry?

New Book Reveals Koch Brothers Paid Firm Run by Former NYPD Chief to Smear Journalist

Steve Horn | Posted 01.19.2016 | Green
Steve Horn

The just-published book "Dark Money," penned by New Yorker staff reporter Jane Mayer, reveals that the Koch Brothers hired the former commissioner of the New York Police Department (NYPD) -- and his daughter, a former FBI agent -- to smear her as a "plagiarist" in the months after the release of her August 2010 bombshell article on the Kochs.

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: Can't Keep Your "Distance" From Emily King

Jon Chattman | Posted 09.18.2015 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

The Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter has been around for a bit, but it'll probably be her current release The Switch that's going to get her a seat at this fictional table I'm talking about.

Kanye Wins 2020 Presidential Election On Latest New Yorker Cover

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 09.04.2015 | Media

Ever since Kanye West declared his 2020 presidential campaign, we've been wondering: what if he actually won? Well, so have the lovely peopl...

Terrific TV (But - Not Surprisingly - It's Not on TV)

Carroll F. Gray | Posted 06.15.2015 | Entertainment
Carroll F. Gray

Two elements bind this production together in a superlative way... humor and pathos, and deep intelligence.

Legendary Venture Capitalist Says He Likes It When Entrepreneurs Think He's An Idiot

Posted 05.11.2015 | Business

Pro tip: Don't just tell him what you think he wants to hear.

PAMM Draws International Visitors to Eclectic Exhibits

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.13.2015 | Arts
Magda Abu-Fadil

Zaatari, a noted photographer, filmmaker and curator, co-founded the Arab Image Foundation in 1997 to locate and preserve his country's -- and the Middle East's -- photographic archives.

For Valentine's Day, Your NYC Borough Love Breakdown

Lisa Bernier | Posted 04.14.2015 | New York
Lisa Bernier

Keep this in mind come this weekend, when love is in the air, couples will engage in their mid-winter ritual celebration of Hallmark mandated love, and singles will be looking for some semi-romantic weekend hookups.

Here Is Every Piece That Won A 2015 National Magazine Award

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 02.03.2015 | Media

The 2015 National Magazine Awards dinner Monday night recognized some of the best, innovative and editorially strong journalism of the year in both pr...

Michael Calderone

National Magazine Awards 2015: Vogue Wins Magazine Of The Year; New Yorker, New York Take Three

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 02.03.2015 | Media

NEW YORK -- Vogue was named Magazine of the Year at Monday night’s National Magazine Awards dinner, the industry’s biggest event, while The New Yo...

New Yorker Moves To New Office At 1 World Trade Center

The New Yorker | FRANCOISE MOULY AND MINA KANEKO | Posted 01.26.2015 | Media
Read More: New Yorker, Media News

"Last week, the staff of The New Yorker made its final preparations to leave 4 Times Square, its headquarters for the past fifteen years, to join the ...

The New Yorker's Dreck Problem

Lynn Messina | Posted 03.22.2015 | Media
Lynn Messina

The New Yorker called my writing dreck. It did not level the slight directly at me but lobbed it wholesale at the self-publishing community of which I'm a member.

The New Yorker Unveils Striking MLK Cover

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 01.23.2015 | Media

Channeling the iconic image of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. linking arms with fellow civil rights activists during the march from Selma, Alabama to the...

Charlie Hebdo, Kinky Friedman and the Art of the Provocateur

Robert David Jaffee | Posted 03.16.2015 | Politics
Robert David Jaffee

The controversy over Charlie Hebdo's cartoons of Muhammad, as well as President Obama's boneheaded decision not to go to Paris for the Unity March, got me thinking about another satirical cartoon that graced the cover of an august publication in this country.

In Defense of My Mistress

Eric Ulloa | Posted 03.15.2015 | New York
Eric Ulloa

For years now, I have regarded NYC as my mistress. She's that relationship that I have consistently kept on the side, yet through all the difficult times there is something about her that keeps me hooked.

Sasha Frere-Jones Is Leaving The New Yorker To Annotate Lyrics

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 01.12.2015 | Media

The New Yorker's veteran music critic Sasha Frere-Jones is leaving the magazine to join Genius, a website devoted largely to annotating popular song l...

The New Yorker's Cover Demonstrates 'Solidarité' With Charlie Hebdo

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 01.09.2015 | Media

Three gunmen stormed the offices of satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo Wednesday morning, killing 12 people in one of the deadliest terrorist attacks o...

Spotting a True New Yorker

Martin Berusch | Posted 03.08.2015 | New York
Martin Berusch

Nothing defines a city better or more powerfully than the people who live and interact within it. The simple acts of residents going about their daily lives give a city its flavor, its personality, its appeal, its uniqueness. This couldn't be any truer for New York City.

Russia's Adoption Ban Two Years Later

Shai Baitel | Posted 03.01.2015 | Politics
Shai Baitel

A renewed shining a light on the second anniversary, by RTVi and others, on the devastating effect of the adoption ban will help to educate more Americans as well as Russians about the benefits and challenges of adopting children.

An Education in Candy and Trust

Karri Jinkins | Posted 02.17.2015 | Women
Karri Jinkins

It didn't take long for that first meeting to turn into more frequent ones. By the end of my freshman year, I was in his office almost weekly. I was also receiving bags full of candy in my locker each Monday morning, and occasionally small gifts, too.

Millions Of Millennials Still Read Traditional Publications

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 12.15.2014 | Media

Millennials aren't ready to say goodbye to old school publications just yet. As one might expect, online news and culture sites like BuzzFeed, Vice...

New Yorker's Ferguson Cover Speaks Volumes

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 11.26.2014 | Media

The New Yorker revealed its Dec. 8 cover image in the midst of unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. The cover depicts a distorted version of the Gateway A...

New Yorker Rips 'Redskins' With New Cover

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 11.24.2014 | Media

The New Yorker has weighed in on the Washington Redskins controversy with a poignant new cover for its Dec. 1 issue. The magazine hit newsstands M...