In this issue:
"Heal Thyself", by Amy Davidson: Healthcare.gov’s disastrous launch.
ANNALS OF LAW
"Where is Your Mother?", by Rachel Aviv: A custody fight in California.
LETTER FROM HANDAN
"In the Air", by Ian Johnson: Discontent is growing in China’s most polluted cities.
"Blockbuster", by Kelefa Sanneh: The blockbuster industry.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Winners and Losers", by David Denby: Reviews of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and The Armstrong Lie.
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