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    Our 9 Favorite Features Stories This Week: The Case For Reparations And An Embassy Attack

    This week for BuzzReads, Gregory Johnsen tells the gripping tale of a 2008 terrorist attack on the U.S. embassy in Yemen — and how much worse it could have been. Read that and these other great stories from around BuzzFeed and the web.

    1. The Benghazi That Wasn’t: How One Man Saved The American Embassy in Yemen — BuzzFeed

    2. The Case for ReparationsThe Atlantic

    3. The Worst Day Of My Life Is Now New York’s Hottest Tourist Attraction — BuzzFeed

    4. How YouTube and Internet Journalism Destroyed Tom Cruise, Our Last Real Movie StarLA Weekly

    5. "Let's Like, Demolish Laundry"New York

    6. My No-Soap, No-Shampoo, Bacteria-Rich Hygiene ExperimentNew York Times Magazine

    7. How One Gay Athlete's Coming Out Led To An Activists' WarDeadspin

    8. What If We Admitted to Children that Sex is Primarily About Pleasure?Pacific Standard

    9. Slightly More Than 100 Fantastic Pieces of JournalismThe Atlantic