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Lorca's BonesNew Yorker | How long might it take the U.S. to contend with the more damaging side effects of the war on terror? Spain might offer a telling example.
Did the Sons Know?Vanity Fair | On the day fraudster Bernie Madoff will be sentenced for his role in one of history's largest ever Ponzi schemes, Vanity Fair takes a look at the financier's relationship with his sons. Were they victims, accomplices or did they turn a blind eye?
Blinded Inmate Lost in Shadows of BureaucracyLos Angeles Times | Prison issues and inmate treatment have been in the headlines again. One week after a blue ribbon panel issued major report on rape comes a story from the Los Angeles Times highlighting persistent health care problems for people behind bars.