Trading Places

If your daughter was a prisoner of a repressive regime, how far would you go to save her?

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Sep 11 · 26 min read
A charcoal illustration of a barbed wire fence and soldiers in the distance
A charcoal illustration of a barbed wire fence and soldiers in the distance
‘Berlin Wall’ by Franklin McMahon. Image: Franklin McMahon/CORBIS/Corbis via Getty Images

By Heidi Noroozy

Alone figure cycled through the night streets, cans of spray paint tucked into a basket strapped to the back of the bike. The tires slid over slick pavement and plowed V-shaped channels through puddles that formed in the cratered streets. The air…

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