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Peter Matthiessen, shown here at his New York house in 2004, was a Zen Buddhist priest, a spy, an activist and a well-respected writer of both fiction and nonfiction.

Remembrances

Peter Matthiessen, Co-Founder Of The Paris Review, Dies At 86

Matthiessen was a spy, a naturalist, a well-regarded activist and a three-time winner of the National Book Award — for both fiction and nonfiction. He died of acute myeloid leukemia.

Stephen Colbert responded to criticism about a tweet about his show from his TV network last Monday, saying he would dismantle the imaginary foundation that created the stir.

Race

#CancelColbert: A Silly Twitter Tempest With A Worthy End

The fuss over #CancelColbert could be chalked up to an out-of-context tweet, but Asian-Americans are seriously tired of being the butt of jokes.

In an 2012 op-ed published in Amherst's student newspaper, former student Angie Epifano wrote about being sexually assaulted and the response she received from the school.

The Sunday Conversation

Students' Stories Of Sexual Assault Puts Schools To Blame, Too

Angie Epifano was studying at Amherst College when she says she was raped by another student. Frustrated by the school's response, she dropped out and became an advocate for survivors.

Pictures at an Exhibition (Kartinki s vïstavski), for orchestra, orchestrated by Ravel [Le Grande Porte De Kiev] Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy (conductor) 0:26

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Pictures at an Exhibition (Kartinki s vïstavski), for piano [The Tuileries Gardens] 1:00

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Three Marias Andy Summers 0:29

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Badder Than Bullets Tommy Guerrero 0:29

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Laughing Song George Washington Johnson 0:25

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You Can't Be Beat Howlin' Wolf 1:28

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Left Bank Air 0:06

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Mer du Japon Air 0:30

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Barefoot Adventure Bud Shank 0:05

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Golden Dunes The Budos Band

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Sunday Afternoon Man Viktor Krauss

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My Last Chance Steve Tibbetts, Marc Anderson et. al. 0:05

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Ur Steve Tibbetts, Marc Anderson et. al.

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