In her new essay collection "Trick Mirror," Jia Tolentino paints a bleak picture of our world of scams, mistruths, and self-delusions—all exacerbated by the internet. Is there a way out?
It is difficult to overstate how revolutionary these moments are for a television ecosystem that has long relegated fat women to predetermined categories: gross, hypersexual (or, alternatively, asexual), subordinate, unintelligent, and of course, shrill.
I also know that there are local narratives concealed from my neighbors and me, histories willfully forgotten because nobody wanted to remember them.
“The land is being loved to death."