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Articles by Jessica Goodell and John Hearn


I Was a Mortuary Worker in Iraq: A Marine on What Remains After War

Editor’s Note: Jessica Goodell served in the Marine Corps’ first dedicated mortuary affairs unit. The platoon, deployed to Iraq in 2004, was tasked with recovering …

By Jessica Goodell and John Hearn

States of the Union

Writers tell us stories about where they discovered religion and politics in their states.


A French Teacher Lives Among the Cajuns.

By Max Perry Mueller

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