New York Magazine critic Rembert Browne offers an insightful analysis of how the election of Donald Trump, one-time Apprentice star, revealed "white supremacy is everybody’s problem."
The storied biographer, historian, and Pulitzer winner discusses power and its effect on the powerless — an all-the-more compelling read in the wake of the election.
The writer's meditation on his son's coming-of-age while surrounded by the peacocks of Paris Fashion Week will make you weep by its conclusion. Brace yourself. Then, as a palate-cleanser, try Buzzfeed's profile of the writer himself.
A sweet, compelling portrait of the director and playwright behind one of the season's best movies, Manchester by the Sea — a surefire Oscar frontrunner.
Jenna Wortham reflects on the social media bubble that led New Yorkers to believe the election was in the bag — and what it would mean to engage IRL.
If you're not a fan of Alessandro Michele's Gucci, you will be by the time you reach the end of this profile.
The dark BBC anthology series Black Mirror, which has gradually amassed a stellar cast including Jon Hamm and Bryce Dallas Howard, imagines different dystopia scenarios wrought by technology and social media — something that's become a little too real following the election of former reality television star Donald Trump. Still, this profile of its creator is a must-read.
New Yorker writer Amanda Fortini's profile of the Mulleavy sisters, the designers behind Rodarte, is still worth catching up on six years later.
Thornton, Billy Bob
Taffy Brodesser-Akner's hysterical profile of actor, musician, one-time director, and former husband of one Angelina Jolie, Billy Bob Thornton, is the antidote to all that family time you didn't know you needed. (Or maybe you did.)
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