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Biden’s Supreme Court reform commission won’t fix anything

The president’s new commission has a lot of fans — in the Federalist Society.

What Biden’s plan to tackle housing prices is missing

Fed up with skyrocketing housing prices, voters support strong federal action.

Maryland just repealed its police bill of rights. Here’s what it means for reform.

The new laws expand accountability, but some activists don’t think they go far enough.

How America’s one-click obsession is warping the future of work

Alec MacGillis on Amazon and the hidden costs of its dominance.

The Amazon union vote is over. Here’s what happens now.

Whether or not the union’s challenge in Bessemer fails, Amazon will face labor battles elsewhere.

Introducing Down to Earth, our new project on the biodiversity crisis

Why a reporting initiative on the science, politics, and economics of an ecological catastrophe is so badly needed.

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Matt is joined by Faiz Shakir, former campaign manager and current adviser to Bernie Sanders, to talk about how the movement continues

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