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The Atlantic for May: Arabian Gays, Iraqi Al-Queda

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The Atlantic in May offers a whole May basket of treats.

Mark Bowden has the cover story on how Task Force 145 tracked down hunted down al-Qaeda’s man in Iraq.

Nadya Labi on gay life in Saudi Arabia, where everyone in is in one closet or another.

Caitlin Flanagan reviews The Choices We Made and The Girls Who Went Away, on life before Roe v. Wade.

Michael Hirschhorn writes The Case for Reality TV.

Virginia Postrel on fashion as art.

Corey Kummer on Eataly, easily the best supermarket ever.

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