Trump Tales: Vol. 1

Trump Tales: Vol. 1

The following is part of an ongoing series presented by the Contently Foundation. Culled from the many books and magazine articles written about Donald J. Trump, this series aims to reveal some of the influences and qualities that form the character of the American president.

Head Case

Head Case

A look at a new study of concussions at all levels of football.

Frack Off!

Frack Off!

How mother-and-daughter activists took on a drilling company to protect their town’s drinking water — and set the stage for a game-changing showdown on corporate versus community rights.

My Time with Trump

My Time with Trump

The Contently Foundation’s editor-in-chief speculates on how the man he knew will govern

ISIS Wants Me

ISIS Wants Me

How terror recruiters in Egypt target one man faced with a choice: kill civilians or gamble with his life in profiteer smuggling

Transgression

Transgression

Despite the celebrated coming out of Caitlyn Jenner, transgender women face a harsh reality of violent assaults — and continuing mistreatment at the hands of police.

Fantasy Football

Fantasy Football

How an Arkansas street preacher's Bible college fielded the worst football team in America.

Judging the Judges

Judging the Judges

An investigation into judicial misconduct reveals disturbing questions about just how fair our court system is — and that authorities are doing little to address the problem.

Looking for a Happy Ending

Looking for a Happy Ending

The $1 billion business of illicit massage parlors keeps growing — but are the mostly Asian workers victims, or searching for the American dream?