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March 1, 2010

Welcome to the online edition of The New York Times Upfront, where you'll find a selection of articles from our print edition. (For information on subscribing to the print edition, with all its additional articles, graphics, and teacher's edition, please click here.)

FEATURES

COVER STORY

What's Next for Haiti?
What role should the U.S. play in rebuilding a neighbor that was in rough shape even before the earthquake?


MEDIA

Truth in Advertising?
When even advertisers are challenging each others' claims, can you believe what you see?


INTERNATIONAL

Apartheid's Long Shadow
Inequities in South Africa's schools are one of the legacies of apartheid, the system of racial segregation that ended two decades ago.


NATIONAL

A Head Count of America
The United States has conducted a census every 10 years since 1790. So why is the 2010 census sparking such intense debate?


TIMES PAST

Mark Twain's Bad Boy
125 years after its publication, Huckleberry Finn is still being read by people around the world—and still generating controversy.

DEPARTMENTS

NEWS & TRENDS
Cyber-ninjas, helpful infants, taller Koreans, and high-in-the-sky in Dubai

DEBATE
Should U.S. airports use full-body scanners?

NEW THIS YEAR

THE ETHICIST
Life's full of questions; he's got answers.

CARTOONS
Some lighter looks at what's in the news