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The second wave of “cancel culture”

How the concept has evolved to mean very different things to different people.

“Talk to your doctor” might be key to easing concerns about the vaccine.

Doctors are ready for a bigger role in the vaccination campaign.

How China could force Biden’s hand on defending Taiwan

If a war breaks out over Taiwan, Biden may be forced into a decision no American president since 1979 has wanted to make.

Trump is Facebook’s problem, again

Your move, Mark.

Biden’s plan to make America less terrible for parents

The social safety net for American families is almost nonexistent. Could that be about to change?

The First Amendment has a Facebook problem

Big Tech poses an enormous challenge to free speech — but we aren’t having the right debate about it.

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Congress takes on sexual assault in the military

Congress wants to change how the military prosecutes sex crimes. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand explains her bill.

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Why getting vaccinated for Covid-19 is more popular in the UK than in the US

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Donald Trump won’t be coming back to Facebook anytime soon

Iowa is making it harder to be a low-income renter

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What’s behind Arizona’s bizarre, haphazard, and highly partisan “audit” of the 2020 election

The biggest impact of the Gates divorce may have nothing to do with the Gates Foundation

Trump’s new communication tool is more like a blog

The logic of Biden’s new July 4 vaccination goal

India’s ruling party lost a key election. It’s worrying that it even stood a chance.

After four years of inaction, the EPA is finally regulating this superpollutant

The home sales boom means you might end up renting

Hey bestie, why is everyone saying “hey bestie” online?

Twitter makes all of its money from ads. It’s trying to change that.

Reality TV used to be about getting famous. 90 Day Fiancé is about the American dream.

Bill and Melinda Gates’s divorce could rock the world of charity

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The "hundred days" myth

Vox's Andrew Prokop joins Matt and Dara to talk about whether or not we should care about a president's "first hundred days"

A majority of voters see an urgent need for police reform following the Chauvin verdict

One Good Thing: Mare of Easttown is my new favorite murder story

Republicans feared Democrats’ voting protections bill polls well. A new poll says they’re right.

Lumber mania is sweeping North America

The book that changed how I think about thinking

Voters already love technology. They don’t need anti-China messaging to get there.

Are we really in for a summer of love? A post-vaccine dating investigation.

The US is in danger of learning the wrong lessons from Covid-19

America is already missing its chance to prepare for the next pandemic.

Sen. Tim Scott says Congress is close to a police reform deal

Republicans and Democrats agree on the need for an infrastructure bill. That’s about all they agree on.

The Texas special election, explained

Anxiety seems to be the culprit in J&J vaccine fainting spells

Mysterious Havana syndrome attacks are now documented in the US

Giuliani raid has Trumpworld on alert

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Deforestation in Brazil is out of control. Bolsonaro is asking for billions to stop it.

Biden’s America First hangover

Why they’re not saying Ma’Khia Bryant’s name

How the Indian government is silencing its critics