Mike Spies

Mike was previously on the editorial staff of The New Yorker. He has written for The New Yorker, GQ, Slate, Salon, the Paris Review and the Village Voice.
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RACE
Wearing Their Outrage on Their Sleeves
The death of Michael Brown, the 18-year-old who a police officer killed last weekend in Ferguson, Missouri, has sparked anger via fashion. Many news outlets have noted the
Posted: 08/12/14 17:16 EDT
GUNS
Deep Thoughts From the NRA’s New Style Mag
Earlier this year, the National Rifle Association launched a slick new media venture geared toward millennials called NRA Freestyle. The collection of web-based series was about
Posted: 07/24/14 07:59 EDT
BREADLINE
The New Student Loan Fixers
A few years ago, a man in his late 20s, who prefers not to be named, felt he was drowning in his student debt. He
Posted: 07/22/14 07:24 EDT
SPORT
Tim Howard, God of the Internet
Tim Howard, Team USA’s nearly impregnable goalie, set a World Cup record on Tuesday for most saves in a single game. In the end, his
Posted: 07/02/14 13:21 EDT
ISRAEL
Missing Israeli Teens Found Dead
They brought back their boys, but not without a heavy dose of tragedy. After searching far and wide for the three teenagers who were kidnapped
Posted: 06/30/14 22:14 EDT
CRIME

Sisters Set to Become the First Women Ever Executed in India

Luke Malone
SYRIA

ISIS Beheading of U.S. Journalist Posted to YouTube

Markham Nolan
RACE

Calm, Common Sense Finally Prevail in Ferguson

Brian Feldman
NIGERIA

Millionaire Buys 4,000 Bottles of Holy Water to Fight Ebola

Abigail Tracy
FUN

Here's Why You Need to Chill With the Ice Bucket Challenge

Markham Nolan
SPORT

Two People Dead at the Chess Olympics (No, This is Not a Typo)

Brian Feldman
APPLE

The 26-Year-Old Woman Waging War Against Sexism

Eric Markowitz
RACE

Press in Ferguson Become Targets Themselves

Markham Nolan