New York City
Can the ‘melting pot’ of  humanity survive this? The New York Times

The New York City school that’s hosting a quarantine-friendly Masked Singer, Vulture

They started a karaoke club in their house because the internet wanted it, The New York Times

The transformation of the Brooklyn Navy Yard, The National

History & misc.
People are getting coronavirus-themed tattoos of nurses, masks, and toilet paper as they deal with pandemic trauma, INSIDER

How America became obsessed with horses, Smithsonian

How tear gas became a staple of American law enforcement, JSTOR Daily

How to dig into the history of your city, town, or neighborhood, Atlas Obscura

How a globemaker navigates a digital worldAtlas Obscura

Culture & celebrity
Ramy Youssef embraces his upbringing in his Hulu comedy, Hemispheres

Lena Waithe writes the truthRhapsody

Choreographer Michelle Dorrance champions tap dancing’s overlooked innovatorsThe National

Hilton Als pays tribute to Edna Lewis with a new play ,The National

Travel & food

The hardest working woman in fashion: At 96, “geriatric starlet” Iris Apfel shows no signs of slowing downRhapsody 

How fashion designer Natalie Chanin has spurred a mini-revival of the textile industry in Florence, AlabamaThe National

How to win in Small Claims Court, The Billfold

The Chalet on 52nd Street, luckypeach.com

Interview with my mom, the Olympian who wasn’t, The Hairpin

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