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March 14, 2011

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

The New Face of America
America's multiracial population is soaring. A look at how it's changing the nation.


INTERNATIONAL

Egypt: What Now?
Will democracy or more autocracy replace Hosni Mubarak, and what does the revolution mean for the Middle East and the U.S.?


NATIONAL

L.A.'s Fast Food Ban
In an effort to improve people's health, Los Angeles has banned new fast food outlets in part of the city. Should what we eat be the government's business?


THE LAW

Extreme Makeover
Should a court pay to cover up a defendant's Nazi tattoos?


TIMES PAST

1911: Triangle Shirtwaist Fire
A deadly blaze in a New York factory 100 years ago helped spur reform of the nation's labor laws.


DEPARTMENTS

NEWS & TRENDS
Basketball in India, bomb-detecting plants, Texas on top, and more

DEBATE
Is outsourcing good for the economy?

THE ETHICIST
Is it OK to tell the teacher if a group-project member is slacking off?

CARTOONS
Some lighter looks at what's in the news