06.09.12 8:45 AM ET
The Week’s Best Longreads: The Daily Beast Picks for June 9, 2012
Amos Kamil, The New York Times Magazine
Many years later, graduates of the Horace Mann School, an elite private school in New York, are finally able to tell their stories of sexual abuse.
The Netanyahu Paradox
David Margolick, Vanity Fair
Benjamin Netanyahu has largely vanquished his domestic foes—the Israeli media and the political opposition—in a battle backed by two U.S. billionaires and reportedly fueled by his wife, Sara. But the one thing he can’t control is his country’s destiny.
The Long, Fake Life of J.S. Dirr
Adrien Chen, Gawker
A decades-long cancer hoax unravels.
Girls Love Me
Katy Vine, Texas Monthly
On the next Justin Bieber, 16-year-old Austin Mahone, and how pop stars are made:
The Quiet Evangelist
Peter Wilby, The New Statesman
Alan Rusbridger can claim to be the The Guardian’s greatest editor. But will he also be its last?
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