The Atlantic Summaries and Reviews

See all summaries and reviews from The Atlantic at a glance.

Peddle misinformation. Cry “conspiracy” when no one else reports it. Repeat.

Helen Lewis

The Atlantic, 2020

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Ian Bogost

The Atlantic, 2020

8
The company’s founder says in an interview that he wants it to be “a window” on the world. A Republican senator says it is a “Trojan horse.”

MIchael Schuman

The Atlantic, 2020

8
Black and white are both historically created racial identities – and whatever rule applies to one should apply to the other.

Kwame Anthony Appiah

The Atlantic, 2020

8
Many small businesses won’t survive, and that will change the landscape of American commerce for years to come.

Anne Lowrey

The Atlantic, 2020

8
How the internet kept running even as society closed down around it

Charles Fishman

The Atlantic, 2020

9
Theater, an industry full of optimists, is reckoning with a heartbreaking realization.

Helen Lewis

The Atlantic, 2020

8
The biggest, best-known companies in the digital economy are getting their users hooked on their products — and undermining the pillars of America’s market economy.

Maya MacGuineas

The Atlantic, 2020

9
A guide to making sense of a problem that is now too big for any one person to fully comprehend

Ed Yong

The Atlantic, 2020

9
The corona virus exposes the fragility of an economy built on outsourcing and just-in-time inventory

Lizzie O'Leary

The Atlantic, 2020

7