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Trump was asked to denounce white supremacy. He wouldn’t.

The president not only didn’t condemn white supremacy, but actively stoked it by telling the Proud Boys to "stand by."

3 debate moments that showed how unsuited Trump is for the presidency

Don’t let Trump’s debate bullying distract you from his ignorance and malevolence.

The K-shaped economic recovery, explained

Joe Biden and Donald Trump offer up two visions of economic recovery.

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Amy Coney Barrett

President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee first garnered attention after being questioned about her Catholic faith. Vox’s Ian Millhiser says that attention likely motivated her nomination.

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When is the next 2020 debate? The vice presidential debate is on October 7. 

What Trump has done to the courts, explained

Biden to Trump: “Will you shut up, man?”

Trump says murders are up in Democrat-run cities. They’re up in Republican-run cities, too.

How to watch the first presidential debate between Joe Biden and Donald Trump

The Trump campaign spent months portraying Biden as senile. That might be a mistake.

The Trump administration is still trying to end the census early, despite a court order

Trump could be in a lot of legal hot water if he loses the election

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Kentucky AG to release the grand jury recording in Breonna Taylor case

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Whose vote counts, the Netflix series, explained

Trump says “Russia, if you’re listening” was a joke. There’s tape to prove otherwise.

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Who does Trump owe hundreds of millions of dollars to?

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The controversial 1994 crime law that Joe Biden helped write, explained

Why it’s so difficult to abolish sororities and fraternities

The Supreme Court is too powerful and anti-democratic. Here’s how we can scale back its influence.

Emma Chamberlain and the business of being relatable

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Why are you seeing this digital political ad? No one knows!

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What Biden can do to fix Trump’s Covid-19 mess


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Debate breakdown coming tomorrow!

Check back for an in-depth breakdown of the first presidential debate with Matt and Ezra tomorrow at noon!

Trump’s adversarial relationship with presidential debate moderator Chris Wallace, explained

The case for Senate Democrats to boycott Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearing, briefly explained

How Biden — or Trump — could win 270 electoral votes

Amazon will now let you pay with your palm in its stores

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The Trump tax scandal is an indictment of the president — and the system

Pennsylvania’s naked ballot problem, explained

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Coronavirus is in the air. Here’s how to get it out. 

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Joe Biden’s plan to beat the coronavirus

What Trump’s taxes tell us about his foreign entanglements

Miranda July’s enduring love for the weirdo in all of us

The rise in murders in the US, explained

Here’s how much you had to make in 2017 to pay more income tax than Donald Trump

What people get wrong about herd immunity, explained by epidemiologists

One Good Thing: Vintage Nintendo games are good vibes made playable

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Oregon already votes by mail. Here’s what it can teach us in 2020.

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The first 2020 presidential debate

Experts say Covid-19 cases are likely about to surge

Everything’s scary. What’s Halloween going to be like?