Global Comment’s editors are enjoying a profile of Jimmy Buffet, a read on the history of cancer care, and much more this week.
A new campaign aims to shame people for not getting pap smears, but the real reasons people put off the test are more complicated.
Global Comment’s editors are loving a Slenderman deep dive, a peek into the heart of the Goop empire, a profile of Tonya Harding, and more this week.
This week, Global Comment’s editors are exploring reads on social engineering, crime, and mysterious childhood illnesses.
Our editors are exploring longreads on fraternity culture, the water industry, essential oil scams, and much more. Join us!
Proposals to create a registry of autistic patients send chills down the spine of this autistic, who worries about how it will be used to abuse vulnerable people.
Carney powerfully argues that the “red market” traffics in the commodification of bodies, their parts, and their fluids in a world that has increasingly relied on black market commodities to create and maintain flows of capital to the already-wealthy at the direct expense of some of the poorest and most disadvantaged people across the globe.
Illness does not end as projected on “House” after the disease is diagnosed; in fact, it is but the beginning of a very difficult journey.