Long Reads

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Bernie Sanders Is Cold As Ice

He’s chilly with staff, frosty with fans, and regularly ices out reporters. So how is the socialist firebrand from Vermont suddenly torching Hillary Clinton in the race for president?

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Our Kids Don’t Belong in School

Is homeschooling the new model for creating elite kids?

Arts & Entertainment

Malcolm Rogers Has Left the Building

Which raises the question: Did he save the MFA? Or ruin it?

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Hook, Line, and Sinker

Maine treasure hunter Greg Brooks found the world’s richest shipwreck off the coast of Cape Cod. Or at least that’s what he told investors.

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Harvard, Ye Hypocrites

On the global issue that matters most, Harvard is losing credibility—not to mention money.

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Mad Women

How three superstar Boston execs overcame the social costs of being a woman in the workplace.

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Blowhards: The Stuart Highland Pipe Band

On the road, down the bottle, and across the border with Boston’s greatest competitive bagpipe band.

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The Unstoppable Maura Healey

The fledgling politician trounced a Democratic insider in the race for attorney general. Now she’s going after casinos, the Olympics, overpaid CEOs, and the opiate epidemic. And she’s just getting started.

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Greg Selkoe’s Bad Karma

Greg Selkoe built the nation’s hippest online clothing company into a $127 million e-commerce titan. When Karmaloop filed for bankruptcy in March, everyone wanted to know: How did it all go wrong?

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The Tao of Scott Zolak

Beers, balls, a Beetle, and Brady, baby: How Scott Zolak went from Pats backup to the best seat in the house.

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Buying the Farm on Martha’s Vineyard

As a Vineyard nonprofit grows, critics fear it will compete with the farmers it was formed to protect.

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The Murder in Exam Room 15

He expected doctors to perform a miracle. When they couldn’t, he sought revenge at the Brigham. Are hospitals the new front line in the escalating battle between patients and healthcare?

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Pedro Martinez’s Greatest Game

A look back at when Pedro Martinez shocked the world with a comeback that lives for the ages.

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Spoiled Rotten

We’re lavishing our kids with unwarranted praise, trying to be their BFFs instead of their parents, and giving them anything they ask for. Where have we gone wrong?

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Big Mother

A wave of new technology now lets you oversee your kids’ ­every move. Which raises the question: Do you really want to oversee your kids’ every move?