Tara Davis

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Diary of a Concussion

It’s hard to understand a brain injury until you have one<p>I opened my eyes to see a clear blue sky and two men leaning over me to put a brace around my neck. I don’t know if I was already on the stretcher or if I was still on the pavement, but there are plenty of things I don’t remember. As I would …

The Brain

Restaurant report card: What's in your fast food meat?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Our favorite fast foods could come back to bite us, according to a report released Wednesday -- and it's not just the extra calories.<p>The new report grades the 25 largest US fast food chains on where they stand on antibiotics.<p>The results are a mixed bag: For the third year in a row, the only …

Agriculture

The Most Polarizing Education Reformer in New York City

In a new memoir, Eva Moskowitz recounts how her revered—and notorious—Success Academy charter-school network came to be.<p>Back in 2004, <i>The New York Times</i> described Eva Moskowitz as having “sharp elbows.” At the time, Moskowitz represented Manhattan’s affluent Upper East Side on New York’s City …

How Sweetgreen Hopes to Turn Sustainable Salad into a National Movement

Tossed-salad star Sweetgreen gives Inc. an exclusive, in-depth look at its secret weapon: the small farms and food suppliers that fill its hip, healthy bowls.<p>In 2007, Keany Produce Co., a family-run produce distributor in Hyattsville, Maryland, received a call: Three entrepreneurs were starting a …

Agriculture

After Anthem Protests, N.F.L. Plots a Careful Path Forward

Faced with the prospect of another wave of sideline demonstrations at N.F.L. games this weekend, the league’s owners and players are wrestling with how to plot a path forward from one of the most divisive weekends it has seen.<p>As they do so, they are weighing the players’ desire to rebuff criticism …

Enough with the hate labels. Why I’m standing up to the Southern Poverty Law Center

Nazi. Fascist. Misogynist. White supremacist. These are some of the most hateful terms around, and yet they are freely lobbed at anyone who even slightly diverges from the left’s worldview. This fall, I became the one targeted by exactly this sort of bullying at the hands of the Southern Poverty …