The Atavist Magazine
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 Longform, The 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 New York Times Magazine
Can amateur journalism bring justice to Rio’s favelas?
Under Jewish law, a woman who wants out of her marriage can’t just call 1-800-DIVORCE. The man has to initiate. And sometimes he needs a little… persuasion.