In this issue:
"Money Trouble" by Amy Davidson: Campaign finance, Super PACs, and corruption in politics.
"Prince" by Vinson Cunningham: When we remember his enigmatic vision, we must not forget the specifics of his achievement.
ANNALS OF SCIENCE
"Same but Different" by Siddhartha Mukherjee: How epigenetics can blur the line between nature and nurture.
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"Madness" by Eyal Press: The guards at a Florida correctional facility beat and starved inmates—and even killed one—but the psychiatric staff was too afraid to speak up.
A CRITIC AT LARGE
"Sex and Sexier" by David Denby: The Hays Code wasn't all bad.
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