Millions of readers can’t be wrong, so if you’re wondering what should be on your media diet, here’s a compilation of the most shared longform features that were published this week, from the web’s leading publishing outlets.
1. The Agency
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-02 at 17:15:13

From a nondescript office building in St. Petersburg, Russia, an army of well-paid “trolls” has tried to wreak havoc all around the Internet — and in real-life American communities. #

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2. How To Fix A Broken Heart
     Published by digg.com on 2015-06-02 at 14:55:17

The need to mend broken hearts has never been greater. But what if we could simply manufacture a new one? #

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3. How To Hunt For Black Holes
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-09 at 05:12:00

For two weeks, Volcan Sierra Negra, an extinct 15,000-foot volcano in southern Mexico, was the nerve center for the largest telescope ever conceived, built to take the first-ever picture of a black hole. #

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4. Why Baltimore Blew Up
     Published by Rolling Stone on 2015-05-27 at 12:30:46

It wasn’t just the killing of Freddie Gray. Inside the complex legal infrastructure that encourages — and covers up — police violence. #

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5. Men Adrift
     Published by www.economist.com on 2015-05-29 at 08:38:25

Badly educated men in rich countries have not adapted well to trade, technology or feminism. #

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6. Letter from a Region in My Mind
     Published by The New Yorker on 2015-06-20 at 21:30:21

“I underwent, during the summer that I became fourteen, a prolonged religious crisis. I use “religious” in the common, and arbitrary, sense, meaning that I then discovered God, His saints and angels, and His blazing Hell. And since I had be...

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7. Training Young Doctors: The Current Crisis
     Published by NYBooks on 2015-05-27 at 05:44:46

In the 1890s, Sir William Osler, now regarded as something of a demigod in American medicine, created at the Johns Hopkins Hospital a novel system for training physicians after graduation from medical school. It required young physicians to reside in the ...

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8. The Mystery of the Jazz Cup
     Published by www.news-leader.com on 2015-06-20 at 01:38:56

Searching for the person responsible for an iconic piece of 90s design.

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9. Preying on Prisoners
     Published by www.themarshallproject.org on 2015-06-17 at 19:30:10

On the penalties imposed – or not – on prison guards who have sex with inmates.

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10. ‘I Just Wish For People To Give Me A Chance’
     Published by projects.thestar.com on 2015-05-30 at 16:09:21

Open a window. Open a bank account. Get a driver’s license. Get a library card. There are so many small skills to be learned by a man who has loomed large since he was shot and captured in Afghanistan at the age of 15 — a man who has never been allowe...

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