09.28.13 9:45 AM ET
The Week’s Best Longreads for September 28, 2013
"The Flight from Dallas"
by Chris Jones, Esquire.
by Ben Austen, Wired.
"The Death of Republican Ideas"
by Molly Ball, The Atlantic.
"Return of the Lion"
by Christian Neef, Der Spiegel.
While the West is trying to extricate itself from the war zone in Afghanistan as quickly as possible, old warlords like Ismail Khan are preparing for a post-withdrawal period that many anticipate will be violent.
by E.J. Graff, Newsweek.
The fight for same-sex marriage will soon be won, but that isn’t the only way the gay-rights movement can change America. A manifesto for an impending cultural battle.
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