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COMMENT
"City Life", by Jelani Cobb: The crisis in Baltimore.

THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Karmapa on Campus", by Nick Paumgarten: The 17th Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, attends sculpture and gender-studies classes at Princeton.

A REPORTER AT LARGE
"The Milwaukee Experiment", by Jeffrey Toobin: What can one prosecutor do about the mass incarceration of African-Americans?

LETTER FROM CENTRAL AFRICA
"Elephant Watch", by Peter Canby: As poachers grow bolder, Andrea Turkalo records the behavior of a vanishing species.

A CRITIC AT LARGE
"Young Saul", by Louis Menand: The subject of Bellow's fiction.

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