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Summary

In this issue:

COMMENT
"In Search of a Strategy", by Steve Coll: President Obama's ISIS dilemma.

THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"S'long Jeet", by Roger Angell: Farewell to Derek Jeter.

PERSONAL HISTORY
"Phi Beta Football", by John McPhee: When Princeton's athletes were national gods.

OUR LOCAL CORRESPONDENTS
"The Antidote", by Ian Frazier: Can Staten Island's middle-class neighborhoods defeat an overdose epidemic?

LETTER FROM MAURITANIA
"Freedom Fighter", by Alexis Okeowo: A slaving society and an abolitionist's crusade.

THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Young Love", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of If I Stay and The Last of Robin Hood.

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