Summary

In this issue:
COMMENT
"The Common Enemy", by George Packer: The rise of ISIS.
POSTSCRIPT
"The Old Gang", by Tad Friend: Penny Marshall remembers Robin Williams.
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"The Spy Who Loved Me", by Lauren Collins: An undercover surveillance operation that went too far.
ANNALS OF SCIENCE
"Seeds of Doubt", by Michael Specter: An activist’s controversial crusade against genetically modified crops.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Hide and Seek", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Frank and Love Is Strange.
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