Afghan Women Take to the Page

by Staff, Utne Reader

Negah-e-Zan is Kabul’s first magazine fighting for women’s empowerment...

The Crockpot: A Weekly Digest 07.07.11

by Staff

This week: green scams, dirty water, toxic strawberrys, and more...

The Crockpot: A Weekly Digest 06.30.11

by Staff

This week’s link collection includes writing in exile, wastefully informative infographics, and Fink Ployd... Gets a Makeover

by David Doody

Utne Reader launches a social-curated real-time magazine to accompany a cleaner, more user-friendly site layout...


The Crockpot: A Weekly Digest 06.23.11

by Staff

This week’s link collection includes Billy Collins Action Poetry, 10 ways to reduce food waste, and Sarah Palin’s remarkably lucid prose...

Confessions of a Mercenary Writer

by Will Wlizlo

Oliver Miller wrote 10 articles every night for 10 months for AOL. They paid him 8 cents per word...

The Crockpot: A Weekly Digest 06.16.11

by Staff

This week’s link collection includes anti-union employee training videos, Fox News’ race-baiting, and an ad on a strand of hair...  

The Fixer

by Don Terry, from Columbia Journalism Review

A streetwise sociologist guides reporters through the drug underworld...

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