Featured Stories

Whatsoever Things Are True

The Atavist Magazine
October 2015

Thirty-three years ago, a Chicago man was sentenced to death for a double murder on the South Side. In 1999, another man confessed to the crimes. Why are both men now free? Selected by editors at LongformThe Sunday Long Read, and Longreads as one of the top stories of 2015, and featured, in Kindle Single form, on Amazon's Best Books of 2015 list. 


The Wreck of Amtrak 188

The New York Times Magazine
February 2016

What caused the worst American rail disaster in decades? 


'The Media Doesn't care What Happens here.'

New York Times Magazine
February 2015

Can amateur journalism bring justice to Rio's favelas?