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In this issue:

COMMENT
"The Populists", by George Packer: Thomas E. Watson, Bernie Sanders, and Donald Trump.

LETTER FROM NEW JERSEY
"The Death and Life of Atlantic City", by Nick Paumgarten: Inside the multibillion-dollar casino that was supposed to turn things around.

LIFE AND LETTERS
"An Exile in the Corn Belt", by Ruth Margalit: Israel's funniest Palestinian writer decamps to the Midwest.

THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Hostile Territory", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Queen of Earth and The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution.

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