In this issue:
"Trump v. the Earth" by Amy Davidson: He said that his order puts "an end to the war on coal." In reality, it's a war on basic knowledge of the harm that coal can do.
"Death of a Dystopian" by Alec Wilkinson: How a Libertarian's film project, and his fate, fueled the alt-right's deepest fears.
THE ART WORLD
"Troubling Pictures" by Calvin Tomkins: Dana Schutz painted a real-life atrocity. She knew it was a risk.
"Most Likely to Succeed" by Zoë Heller: Where Prince Charles went wrong.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Wonder Women" by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Ghost in the Shell and Graduation.
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