Weekly Recommended Reading

New Coke Didn’t Fail. It Was Murdered.... and more

New Coke Didn't Fail. It Was Murdered. The “Stranger Things” kid is right—it tasted fine. It died because of a Southern rebellion, from Mother Jones

An Epidemic of Disbelief What new research reveals about sexual predators, and why police fail to catch them, from The Atlantic

The Hard-Luck Texas Town That Bet on Bitcoin—and Lost China’s Bitmain said it would build the world’s largest bitcoin mine in Rockdale, Texas. Then the price of bitcoin plunged, taking with it the town’s hopes for a revival, from WIRED

How America Got to ‘Zero Tolerance' on Immigration: The Inside Story Battles have raged within the Trump administration over family separations, ICE raids and the president's obsession with a wall. Together, they have remade homeland security, from The New York Times