1. The Mystery of Chessboxing — BuzzReads
3. The Problem with Being Palestinian on Thanksgiving — BuzzReads
4. Patient Zero — Esquire
5. Hana's Story — Slate
A sad but important story about an Ethiopian orphan who was adopted by a family — but then suffered from abuse and neglect at the hands of her adopted parents. Three after coming to America, Hana died. What can be done to protect children like Hana from those who had once tried to save them? Read it at Slate.