A contributing writer for The New York Times Magazine, Jonathan Mahler is the author of the bestseller Ladies and Gentlemen, the Bronx Is Burning.
Michael Sokolove writes about sports for The New York Times Magazine and is the author of Warrior Girls.
Buzz Bissinger is the author of Friday Night Lights and the Byliner Original After Friday Night Lights. His newest book is Father’s Day.
Hamill, author of A Drinking Life, spent years covering NYC for the city's dailies. He won a Grammy for the liner notes to Bob Dylan's Blood on the Tracks.
Mahler’s clear-eyed story about Penn State coach Joe Paterno shows what can happen when a school and a community fall under the spell of a legend who was merely mortal.
Oakland is the spiritual birthplace of the Occupy movement, and maybe the only place where it’s still wreaking havoc.
The strange second life of a Michigan factory town that lost its factories.
Recalling the New York City blackout of 1977.
Thirteen-year-old Matt Miller killed himself shortly after he started taking Zoloft. His parents and those of other teenage suicides recently won a victory when the F.D.A. issued a strong warning about adolescent use of antidepressants.
As George Steinbrenner’s two sons step up to take over the New York Yankees, the question remains: Can they rule the kingdom as equals? A family drama in progress.
What the mayor really wants for Lower Manhattan.
Alone with his violin, his whistling and his thoughts, a singer-songwriter finds his sound.
How did Kelly Jolley turn Auburn University into a hotbed of philosophical talent?
Can he do what no others, George W. Bush included, have done—turn the Texas Rangers into a profitable, championship baseball team?