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Shamu and SeaWorld’s Legacy of Suffering

Live Kindly SeaWorld and its former star killer whale Shamu are shrouded in controversy, largely thanks to the 2013 Netflix exposé “Blackfish.” In the documentary, former trainers spoke out against...
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When the Urge to Write Is a Life Sentence

The New York Times Subscription The Turkish novelist and journalist Ahmet Altan is serving a life sentence in prison in his home country, allowed to see his children only occasionally and his writin...