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The Week's Best 'Pacific Standard' Stories

Our top stories for the week of February 14 to February 20, as curated by our editors.

Highlights you may have missed this week:

  • "After the Transgender Tipping Point," by Melissa Gira Grant
    The exclusion and denial of trans lives gets imagined as something we've moved on from, while the everyday struggles that face trans people remain ignored.
  • "Bringing Schools Into the 21st Century," by Rick Paulas
    When EducationSuperHighway was founded in 2012, only five million students had high-speed broadband access. That number has now jumped to 25 million. What is the blueprint to the organization's success?