Behind the Scenes: The Making of GOOD 027
It's crunch time at GOOD HQ. We're just a few days away from closing GOOD 027, our migration issue. Executive editor Ann Friedman and editorial design director Dylan Lathrop have locked themselves in our editing cave to piece the pages together, while other editors are scurrying to finish their stories and help out as needed. Click through the slideshow for a peek into the madness.
Interracial Couples Open Up About How Stereotypes Have Affected Their Relationships Racial stereotypes are no joke, but these couples try to see the funny side.
Solar-Powered Backpacks Bring Portable Light To South African Schoolchildren How one group turned recycled materials into hope, providing much needed light for studying.
Iranian and Israeli Special Olympics Athletes Pose an Example for Sports Diplomacy Players from the two nations became friends on the flight to Los Angeles.
So Here’s Exactly How Much is Your Body Worth The heart is crazy expensive.
Brilliant Fan Artists Depict Nearly All-White Harry Potter Cast as People of Color Nearly all of Hollywood’s teenage heroes are white. These artists dreamed of something different.
A glance at the magazine page plan
Ann and Dylan working behind giant monitors
A summary of the mood
Dylan creating the contributors' page, which charts the migration path of every writer, illustrator, and photographer in the issue
An editing session ice cream boost
@lilianstrauss a GOOD life starts once you stop wishing (migrating in your mind) for a better one @MITM_NewJersey: "The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better." - John Dewey
Roof break. Hello, Los Angeles. Now back to the grind.