Issue No. 05 | Code Red

Scarlet Fever

Anger. Shame. Hate. Passion. Violence. Blood. Emergency. The Republican Party. This month, anchored by “She’s the Ticket,” our series about women running for office in the wake of Trump’s election, we explore a number of aspects of the color red, from a meditation on the future of our rapidly-warming planet to Russian influence into American politics and a young filmmaker’s journey to North Korea.

ILLUSTRATION BY MATT CHASE

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Red States

Right now, no matter where you stand on the political spectrum, it would be natural to want to scream. Filmmakers Danielle Andersen and Jonathan Nelson explore the anger and anxiety of the current moment.

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