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How China’s relationship to Hollywood has shaped the movies

Big Hollywood movies are being made with Chinese audiences in mind.

The man giving the California GOP its best shot at statewide office in years

Lanhee Chen isn’t the traditional Republican pick in California. That’s the point.

Buffalo, seven weeks after the massacre

With Tops supermarket set to reopen soon, progressive activist India Walton says, "Buffalo is back to business as usual."

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How the US learned to love sanctions

The US hoped sanctions would end Russia’s war in Ukraine quickly. We revisit our conversation with historian Nicholas Mulder who explains the surprising history of economic penalties as a weapon of war.

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Pregnancy in a post-Roe America

Our maternal mortality rate was already bad. What happens now?

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Women wanted to fly jets in combat. Breaking that barrier would be the fight of their lives.

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