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Stephen G. Adubato
The enchanted universe that Romeo alludes to is full of unpredictability and surprises.
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Damian Costello
When I was unmoored from the church, Marley's music and messianic faith told me: No, God has not forgotten you.
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Robert Ellsberg
Half a century later, Robert Ellsberg looks back on his father’s famous release of the Pentagon Papers—and the consequences of that decision for his father, for him and for the nation.
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America Staff
Going through old files, America's editors found a few interesting submissions (and rejections).
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Bill McGarvey
The new podcast by Bruce Springsteen and Barack Obama seemed like it would be a compelling listening experience...but instead “Renegades” is often a squirmy mess.  
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Jack Nuelle
Revisiting this classic story in this time of isolation offers a new perspective on quarantine, and indeed a new perspective on journeys themselves.