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How Democrats can negate the GOP’s “asshole advantage,” according to Dan Pfeiffer

"The Republican path to power is to surf a wave of cynicism because they know their base will turn out."

11 questions about the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak, answered

Is it safe to travel? Is this going to become a pandemic? How will the outbreak end?

Meet the moderators of the Nevada Democratic debate

Six candidates are poised to face off in Las Vegas just days before the caucuses.

Everywhere basic income has been tried, in one map

Which countries have experimented with basic income — and what were the results?

Mike Bloomberg has a plan to clean up electricity and it doesn’t need Congress

Bloomberg would supercharge the EPA to get rid of coal and block new natural gas.

How a basic iPhone feature scared a senator into proposing a facial recognition moratorium

Recode chatted with Sen. Jeff Merkley about everything from his iPhone to China’s treatment of the Uighurs.

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The floating petri dish

One coronavirus. Two cruise ships. Lots of mistakes.

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Christopher Caldwell’s big idea: The civil rights revolution was a mistake


How the British royal family makes its money

Portrait of a Lady on Fire director Céline Sciamma on her ravishing romantic masterpiece

Donating $10 billion isn’t the best way for Jeff Bezos to fight climate change

Getting an abortion in “the most pro-life state in America”

Welcome to the Louisiana clinic at the center of the battle that could gut Roe v. Wade.

Welcome to The Highlight’s Gender Issue

The pungent legacy of Axe Body Spray

Opening a Pandora’s box of truths about rape kits

How baby clothes became a pink and blue battleground

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Why Congress and the Pentagon are tussling over US troops in West Africa

Ring is finally requiring a basic security feature to help prevent hacks

1 in 4 rural hospitals is vulnerable to closure, a new report finds

Walmart paid Wall Street investors $12 billion last year to keep them happy. Amazon paid $0.

Ta-Nehisi Coates on why political power isn’t enough for the right

Trump’s call for Roger Stone to receive a new trial, briefly explained

Why algorithms can be racist and sexist

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Pornhub’s content moderation problem

A company called GirlsDoPorn uploaded videos to Pornhub and other sites without the consent of the women in them. VICE’s Samantha Cole explains why these videos are still all over the internet.

Poll: Mike Bloomberg is now in second place in the Democratic primary

Why the world’s third-largest economy is still betting on coal

These 2 questions will determine if the coronavirus becomes a deadly pandemic

How Democrats can talk about race and win

Why liberals are bad at politics

The best $500 I ever spent: My autism diagnosis

6 myths about the history of Black people in America

Mike Bloomberg and his billions are what Democrats need to beat Trump

America’s monopoly problem, explained by your internet bill

The coronavirus cruise ship quarantine is a scary public health experiment

Jeff Bezos just made one of the largest charitable gifts ever

The radical moral implications of luck in human life

The unfair pressure for Birds of Prey to be a great feminist superhero movie

I reported through a mass shooting at my own newspaper. Now I’m taking a buyout.

Pete Buttigieg replies to Rush Limbaugh’s homophobic comments: “I love my husband”

More than 1,100 former DOJ officials say Attorney General Bill Barr must resign

Biden says Sanders’s response to his supporters’ online attacks is not “sufficient”

Why there aren’t more polls about the Nevada caucuses

A new report raises more questions about Bloomberg’s alleged sexism and sexual harassment

Poll: Bernie Sanders is beating every other candidate in Nevada