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Burt Shavitz, international man of mystery

Burt Shavitz, international man of mystery

Though now eternalized as the familiar face of Burt’s Bees personal care products, Ingram Berg Shavitz was not always a mild-mannered beekeeper. In fact, recently released FBI files show that during his youth as a globetrotting photographer, Burt found himself the accidental protagonist in a Cold War spy thriller.

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We're better at tracking the deaths of bees than people who die in police custody

We’re better at tracking the deaths of bees than people who die in police custody

Every year, a certain number of bees die. And every year, a certain number of people die while in police custody. We have a solid figure for one of these death tolls. At present, it’s not the human body count.

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