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James McGirk

6 Posts

11.25.14

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Contemporary art can be strange and frightening for the uninitiated. Before developers gutted Brooklyn’s historic Domino Sugar Factory (they’re converting …

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04.21.14

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The Oklahoma legislature first approved the construction of the American Indian Cultural Center and Museum in 1994 to “generate awareness …

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Petro State

In the Court of the Hydrocarbon King

12.18.13

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Between 1910 and 1960, as the population of the city of Tulsa swelled from 18,000 to 261,000, the world was …

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10.01.13

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My wife, Amy, a recent graduate from Yale’s painting program, and I, a writer reeling from an unhappy stint as …

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Cherokee Nation’s Constitutional Crisis

Sovereignty and Federal Dependence Create Complex Conundrums for the Cherokee Nation

06.03.13

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Cherokee Nation has what seems to be an unusual fixation with lawyers and writing—at least for an outsider looking in. …

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Inside the Abattoir

Dissecting the Business of Horse Slaughter

05.02.13

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Chevideco, the Belgian horse meat conglomerate, touts a single story in its press section: a taste test held at a …

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