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At the UN, China’s Xi showed he understands the system better than Trump

The US is ceding leverage, which is giving China the influence it craves.

How Trump let Covid-19 win

Trump’s magical thinking couldn’t beat the coronavirus. America is stuck with the consequences.

Everything you need to know about voting in 2020 (but were afraid to ask)

Mail-in ballots, safe polling locations, and fraud allegations are only a few of the concerns in the pandemic election.

200,000 Americans are now confirmed dead from Covid-19

A failed government response and America’s structural disadvantages contributed to the highest coronavirus death toll in the world.

The hell that is remote learning, explained in a comic

Here’s what one week of online school is like for my 7- and 5-year-old kids.

Inside the Biden campaign’s surprising influencer strategy

During a pandemic that’s made in-person campaigning a public health hazard, influencers aren’t just fun. They’re a campaign necessity.

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RBG’s seat

Republicans appear ready to fill the seat left vacant by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the end of the year. Vox’s Ian Millhiser explains Democrats’ last defense.

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Trump wants the Supreme Court to let him weaponize the census against immigrants

The Republican Party is an authoritarian outlier

“It affects virtually nobody”: Trump erases coronavirus victims as US death toll hits 200,000

Court-packing, Democrats’ nuclear option for the Supreme Court, explained

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David French and I debate polarization, secession, and the filibuster 

Trump at the UN: America is good, China is bad

Mitch McConnell has the votes to move forward with a Supreme Court nominee

How to save the economy for everyone

The battle to define the Biden economic team, explained

You can now personalize your iPhone home screen. People are already making it weird. 

What it’s like fighting for the right to vote as an ex-felon

The best $40 I ever spent: A not-quite-tarot deck

The Vox Senate interview: Sara Gideon is Susan Collins’s most serious challenger in decades

The future of the Senate may come down to Susan Collins


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After RBG

Vox’s judiciary expert Ian Milhiser joins the panel to explain Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s legacy and the future of American jurisprudence

Who is a terrorist, actually?

It’s easier than ever to find out how your favorite websites are tracking you

Making sense of Marvel’s delightfully bizarre WandaVision trailer

After 6 months and $1.8 billion, Quibi wants a new owner. That will be a hard sell.

Trump says the US is “out of Syria.” But more US troops are heading there.

Can the Senate vote on a replacement for Justice Ginsburg before the election?

Your guide to getting into Schitt’s Creek, this year’s Emmys comedy darling

“It’s kinda like a first date”: Making the most of starting a new job remotely

Noam Chomsky’s Green New Deal

Trump and Biden want you to believe they’re more anti-war than they are

Minority rule in America

Trump’s weekend rallies showed just how unhinged his campaign is

Covid-19 taught companies how to run remote offices. That could transform developing countries.

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Scientists say the coronavirus is airborne. Here’s what that means.

Is this Trump’s last UN speech, or the last of the UN?

To achieve racial justice, America’s broken democracy must be fixed


How the Beirut explosion was a government failure

How to guard your social feeds against election misinformation

Yes, Russia is interfering in the 2020 election

When did good governance become an “armageddon option”?