Must-reads of the week

Vineyard sign language, dictatorial exploits

Culled from CJR’s frequently updated “Must-reads from around the Web,” our staff recommendations for the best pieces of journalism (and other miscellany) on the Internet, here are your can’t-miss must-reads of the past week:

A look inside the Texas Tribune — Some newsrooms may be small, but they can pack a punch

Why believing in ‘nothing to hide’ leaves you vulnerable — “Is your perception of your safety worth the marginalization of other people who don’t have your privilege?”

Martha’s Vineyard used to have its own sign language — The last person who knew it died three years ago

Dear Leader dreams of sushi — Tales from Kim Jong-Il’s personal chef

NAVY ABANDONS ALL CAPS — And probably recruits some typography nerds in the process

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