Restoring a Landmark for African-American Tennis Stars
Althea Gibson, Arthur Ashe and others honed their skills on a court owned by Dr. Robert Walter Johnson in Lynchburg, Va. The U.S.T.A. is helping renovate it.
Zoos Called It a ‘Rescue.’ But Are the Elephants Really Better Off?
Despite mounting evidence that elephants find captivity torturous, some American zoos still acquire them from Africa — aided by a tall tale about why they needed to leave home.