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 2020-07-09 10:00 

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What Do Prince, Maxwell, and Al B. Sure Have in Common?...

Prince, Maxwell, and Al B. Sure are all in Nichole Perkins' Thirst DNA....

 2020-07-09 09:58 

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Help! I Reported My Friend's Ex to the FBI....

Now she won't speak to me....

 2020-07-09 09:55 

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Ask a Teacher: My Daughter Reads the Same Books Over and Over and Over. Is That Bad?...

I feel like she should read a broader array of books....

 2020-07-09 09:54 

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Ivy League Is the First to Suspend Its Football Season. Who's Next?...

The Ivy League is suspending its entire fall sports schedule....

 2020-07-09 09:45 

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Break Up Budweiser (and Molson Coors Too)...

The beer industry needs trustbusting....

 2020-07-09 09:00 

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Mary Trump's Truth...

Mary Trump says her uncle lived an "institutionalized" life -- enabled and cultivated, but not loved....

 2020-07-09 00:34 

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Policing's Big Picture...

An investigation into police officer conduct....

 2020-07-08 23:55 

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It's Easy to Defend Tammy Duckworth—but Don't Forget Ilhan Omar...

Duckworth wasn't the only one facing "nativist" attacks in a Fox News segment on Tuesday....

 2020-07-08 22:22 

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How Keystone XL, Dakota Access, and the Atlantic Coast Pipelines All Got Derailed...

One week, three pipelines paused....

 2020-07-08 21:43 

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How Georgia's Stone Mountain Became a Monument to White Supremacy...

What the Confederacy lacked in success, it made up for in white racists desperate to prop up its memory....

 2020-07-08 21:20 

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Why It Took So Long to Defeat the Atlantic Coast Pipeline...

Six years of organizing, infighting, and lawsuits led to a rare, massive win for rural communities....

 2020-07-08 20:54 

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New to RuPaul's Drag Race ? This Is the Best Episode for Beginners....

Dynamic personalities, subversive art, and fierce competition make for riveting entertainment....

 2020-07-08 20:38 

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It's Time to Force the Government to Provide Immigration Attorneys...

As things stand, children often have no choice but to represent themselves in immigration court....

 2020-07-08 19:14 

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Can a Police Drone Recognize Your Face?...

Sometimes it matters less if you're being surveilled than if you feel like you are....

 2020-07-08 18:59 

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The Supreme Court Sidelines Women in Favor of Religious Bosses...

The court's latest ruling is part of a web of decisions that demote women to bystanders in their own lives....

 2020-07-08 17:07 

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The Supreme Court Just Gave Religious Employers a License to Discriminate Against Workers...

Justice Samuel Alito let religious employers skirt the civil rights laws that apply to the rest of us....

 2020-07-08 15:30 

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My Partner's Sexual History Is Way More Intense Than I Thought...

I find stories of her escapades super hot. How do I get her to tell me more?...

 2020-07-08 14:59 

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How Should We Think About Hamilton Right Now?...

Also, I May Destroy You and Twister....

 2020-07-08 14:50 

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The Case for Stacey Abrams...

It's not enough to just defeat Trump; it's time to build the democracy we're supposed to have....

 2020-07-08 13:38 

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Trump Begins Process of Official Withdrawal From World Health Organization...

There is no serious constituency for this bad idea other than Trump himself and his GOP enablers....

 2020-07-08 12:00 

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Help! I Found Out My Girlfriend Once Said Black People Weren't "Her Type." I'm Black....

We've been together for six years now, and she's usually an amazing person, but this hurt me deeply. What should I do?...

 2020-07-08 10:16 

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Chief Justice John Roberts Hospitalized Overnight After Fall Last Month...

The Chief Justice has a history of seizures though the fall was reportedly due to dehydration....

 2020-07-08 10:01 

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The Frenzy at David Duke's Campaign Rallies...

As a Senate candidate, he used the "welfare queen" myth to rile up his white supporters....

 2020-07-08 10:00 

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What Message Did David Duke's Voters Send to Everyone Else in Louisiana?...

In his 1990 Senate run, Duke won 60 percent of the white vote in Louisiana....

 2020-07-08 09:45 

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The Little-Known Athens, Georgia, Band That Taught Its Town How to Make Art and Music Together...

In 1987, Rolling Stone named R.E.M. "America's best rock 'n' roll band." Drummer Bill Berry denied it. The best band in America, he said, was Pylon....

 2020-07-08 09:00 

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How Activists Brought Down a Massive Gas Pipeline...

"I think everyone was surprised that it was canceled."...

 2020-07-08 00:15 

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Canceling Cancel Culture...

What do we do when we can't disagree?...

 2020-07-07 23:33 

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Trump Is Foolish to Pick a Fight Over the Confederate Flag...

His attack on NASCAR isn't just wrong. It's a political loser....

 2020-07-07 22:50 

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The Strangest and Most Upsetting Details from Mary Trump's Upcoming Book...

He once complained in a memo for his book that Madonna chewed gum in an unattractive way....

 2020-07-07 22:25 

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We Are in Desperate Need of Quarantine Hotels...

We started out this pandemic with the understanding that isolation was a major way to fight spread....

 2020-07-07 21:17 

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California's Carelessness Spurred a New COVID Outbreak...

A botched transfer of prisoners has endangered more than 1,000 people....

 2020-07-07 20:52 

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TikTok Caught Up In Geopolitics Once Again...

According to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the U.S. is "looking at" a ban on TikTok due to rising tensions between the U.S. and China....

 2020-07-07 20:15 

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Claudia Conway Isn't a Liberal Hero. She's a Normal Teenager....

We don't have to lionize her for this....

 2020-07-07 20:11 

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Why Do Things Keep Blowing Up in Iran?...

The Israelis aren't saying they're behind the explosions. But they're definitely not saying they're not behind them....

 2020-07-07 20:03 

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How Police Became the Go-to Response to Domestic Violence...

Feminists pushed for more policing in the 1970s. But there are far better solutions out there....

 2020-07-07 19:57 

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Harvard Is Right to Keep Charging Full Tuition...

By making itself look absurd, Harvard is giving the rest of higher ed a little more breathing room....

 2020-07-07 17:52 

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I Fear My Girlfriend Will Think I'm a Creep If I Tell Her What I Really Want...

I think this is going to blow up on me....

 2020-07-07 16:51 

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Brazil's Bolsonaro Has the Coronavirus...

The president now has the virus he's been downplaying for months....

 2020-07-07 16:43 

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When We Faced Him...

Our daughter, the journalist Kim Wall, was taken from us far too soon. When the trial came, her murderer had to look us in the eye....

 2020-07-07 15:48 

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Why Is Mexico's President Giving Trump a Photo-Op in the Middle of a Pandemic?...

Lpez Obrador was once one of Trump's fiercest critics. What happened?...

 2020-07-07 14:19 

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Defund Karen: On the Insults and Acronyms of America's Racial Reckoning...

Karen has emerged as a pejorative moniker for an unwoke white lady....

 2020-07-07 12:11 

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ICE to Deny Foreign Student Visas for Colleges Teaching Online This Fall...

Harvard has said the entire 2020/21 acadmeic year would be taught online....

 2020-07-07 10:00 

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Help! My Husband Has Anointed Himself My Second Boss Since We Started Working From Home....

"I screwed up at work and got chewed out for it during a Zoom call. My husband heard and has decided to take an interest."...

 2020-07-07 09:55 

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Dear Care and Feeding: My Mother-in-Law Won't Stop Gifting Us Used, Dirty Toys...

Parenting advice on favoritism, work-life balance, and emotional abuse....

 2020-07-07 09:00 

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What Next: How California Created Its Newest COVID Hotspot...

Advocates are calling for widespread release of state prison inmates. A federal judge says that power rests with the governor....

 2020-07-06 23:10 

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The Washington Football Team Should Move...

Their racist mascot is easier to shed if they relocate....

 2020-07-06 23:06 

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Why Athletes Are Opting Out of the Sports World's Coronavirus Bubbles...

What athletes' choices reveal about the sports world's class system....

 2020-07-06 22:44 

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European Green Parties Are Racking Up Wins, and Taking Over the Center-Left...

Green is the new red....

 2020-07-06 22:18 

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When California Transferred COVID-19 Patients to My Prison...

Inside San Quentin, we're just waiting for the virus to find us....

 2020-07-06 21:31 

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The Federal Judiciary Tells Disenfranchised Voters: You're on Your Own...

In four awful decisions over the past two weeks, federal courts cleared the way for voter suppression in November....

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