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The Week Magazine

Aug 13 2021
Magazine

The Week makes sense of the news by curating the best of the U.S. and international media into a succinct, lively digest.

Editor’s letter

Vaccination mandates gathering momentum

Athletes shine at Tokyo Olympics

Scathing harassment report spurs Cuomo criminal probes

Covid’s return: Are the vaccinated entitled to be angry?

Good week/bad week

Only in America

Pardoned

The world at a glance …

Raisman’s gymnastics trauma • Aly Raisman

How Damon maintains mystique • Matt Damon

A trans pastor fights erasure • Rev. Paula Stone Williams

In the news

The ‘retail apocalypse’

Will Harris ever be president?

America’s corrosive ‘time tax’

Giving seniors alternatives to nursing homes

Viewpoint

I read it in the tabloids • It must be true…

Extremists have freedom of speech, too

Our coffee is a national disgrace

France: Mass protests against vaccine mandate

Tunisia: Backtracking on democracy, or reforming it?

No, actually Ben & Jerry are not Nazis

Scrubbing the opposition from the internet

Biles: What she showed the world

Noted

Housing: End of the eviction moratorium?

Jan. 6: A coup attempt or just a riot?

Infrastructure deal: Why it came together

Wit & Wisdom

Pick of the week’s cartoons

Spyware: A mysterious phone list sets off a scandal

What’s new in tech • Bytes:

Innovation of the week

Fighting malaria with gene-edited mosquitoes

More heat waves to come

Schizophrenia and marijuana

A tipple for your ticker?

Water vapor on an ice moon

An Ugly Truth: Inside Facebook’s Battle for Domination • Book of the week

A Song Everlasting • Novel of the week

Until Proven Safe: The History and Future of Quarantine

Chosen by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore • Best books…

In summer heat • Also of interest…

Omar El Akkad • Author of the week

The New Woman Behind the Camera • Exhibit of the week

Happier Than Ever • Billie Eilish

Welcome 2 America • Prince

Native Sons • Los Lobos

The Suicide Squad

Nine Days

ScarJo vs. Disney: A titanic clash over Hollywood’s future

The Week’s guide to what’s worth watching

Streaming tips • Athletes under pressure…

CODA • Show of the week

Turmeric-marinated cod: Worth naming a street after

Wine: Award-worthy cans

California barbecue: A rich tradition hiding in plain sight

Back in Paris as the dazzling city reawakens • This week’s dream

Getting the flavor of…

Hotel of the week

Homes for golf enthusiasts

Video games: An ugly pattern of harassment

Labor: Amazon may face new union vote

The bottom line

Tuition: For some schools, more is never enough

What the experts say

Charity of the week

Investing: Robinhood surfs the retail trading wave

Time to give Big Pharma some thanks

Stop the drip of endless hidden fees

The long-serving senator who grilled CEOs • Carl Levin, 1934–2021

The TV pitchman who blanketed late-night cable • Ron Popeil, 1935–2021

The long-bearded bassist who gave ZZ Top its rumble • Dusty Hill, 1949–2021

‘Does skin color matter?’

Striking out • The Week contest


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Frequency: Weekly Pages: 40 Publisher: The Week Publications, Inc. Edition: Aug 13 2021

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The Week makes sense of the news by curating the best of the U.S. and international media into a succinct, lively digest.

Editor’s letter

Vaccination mandates gathering momentum

Athletes shine at Tokyo Olympics

Scathing harassment report spurs Cuomo criminal probes

Covid’s return: Are the vaccinated entitled to be angry?

Good week/bad week

Only in America

Pardoned

The world at a glance …

Raisman’s gymnastics trauma • Aly Raisman

How Damon maintains mystique • Matt Damon

A trans pastor fights erasure • Rev. Paula Stone Williams

In the news

The ‘retail apocalypse’

Will Harris ever be president?

America’s corrosive ‘time tax’

Giving seniors alternatives to nursing homes

Viewpoint

I read it in the tabloids • It must be true…

Extremists have freedom of speech, too

Our coffee is a national disgrace

France: Mass protests against vaccine mandate

Tunisia: Backtracking on democracy, or reforming it?

No, actually Ben & Jerry are not Nazis

Scrubbing the opposition from the internet

Biles: What she showed the world

Noted

Housing: End of the eviction moratorium?

Jan. 6: A coup attempt or just a riot?

Infrastructure deal: Why it came together

Wit & Wisdom

Pick of the week’s cartoons

Spyware: A mysterious phone list sets off a scandal

What’s new in tech • Bytes:

Innovation of the week

Fighting malaria with gene-edited mosquitoes

More heat waves to come

Schizophrenia and marijuana

A tipple for your ticker?

Water vapor on an ice moon

An Ugly Truth: Inside Facebook’s Battle for Domination • Book of the week

A Song Everlasting • Novel of the week

Until Proven Safe: The History and Future of Quarantine

Chosen by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore • Best books…

In summer heat • Also of interest…

Omar El Akkad • Author of the week

The New Woman Behind the Camera • Exhibit of the week

Happier Than Ever • Billie Eilish

Welcome 2 America • Prince

Native Sons • Los Lobos

The Suicide Squad

Nine Days

ScarJo vs. Disney: A titanic clash over Hollywood’s future

The Week’s guide to what’s worth watching

Streaming tips • Athletes under pressure…

CODA • Show of the week

Turmeric-marinated cod: Worth naming a street after

Wine: Award-worthy cans

California barbecue: A rich tradition hiding in plain sight

Back in Paris as the dazzling city reawakens • This week’s dream

Getting the flavor of…

Hotel of the week

Homes for golf enthusiasts

Video games: An ugly pattern of harassment

Labor: Amazon may face new union vote

The bottom line

Tuition: For some schools, more is never enough

What the experts say

Charity of the week

Investing: Robinhood surfs the retail trading wave

Time to give Big Pharma some thanks

Stop the drip of endless hidden fees

The long-serving senator who grilled CEOs • Carl Levin, 1934–2021

The TV pitchman who blanketed late-night cable • Ron Popeil, 1935–2021

The long-bearded bassist who gave ZZ Top its rumble • Dusty Hill, 1949–2021

‘Does skin color matter?’

Striking out • The Week contest


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