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What would Keynes do?

What the 20th century’s most influential economist can teach us about rebuilding the US economy.

The company behind Fortnite dared Apple to shutter its game on iPhones. Now Apple has gone ahead and sort of done that.

It’s Epic versus Apple in an antitrust battle … royale.

Trump admits he’s stalling pandemic relief to make it harder to vote

Trump is blocking post office funding to sabotage mail-in voting.

These Covid-19 vaccine candidates could change the way we make vaccines — if they work

Why adenovirus and mRNA vaccines could start a revolution.

GPT-3, explained: This new language AI is uncanny, funny — and a big deal

Computers are getting closer to passing the Turing Test.

Donald Trump’s long history of racism, from the 1970s to 2020

Trump has repeatedly claimed he’s "the least racist person." His history suggests otherwise.

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2020 makes no census

The 2020 census is fighting a losing battle against the coronavirus and President Trump. NPR’s Hansi Lo Wang explains how a decade of money and power are at stake.

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The Supreme Court just rejected a Republican effort to make it harder to vote

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Trump’s new favorite talking point about US coronavirus cases is highly misleading

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Drug overdoses were increasing before Covid-19. The pandemic made things worse.

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Legend of Korra’s messy, complicated legacy

Wild, chaotic, and deeply silly, the animated Harley Quinn series is a terrific watch

Justice Alito’s jurisprudence of white racial innocence

Kamala Harris’s family story is the real portrait of American greatness

Kamala Harris is a politician, not an activist. It’s an awkward fit for this moment.

Do you really have to wash your mask after every use? Short answer: Yes.

Facebook’s new voter information center gives Americans fact-checked voting information

Netflix soured the live-action remake of Avatar: The Last Airbender, its showrunners say

Joe Biden’s criminal justice reform plan, explained


Why people are volunteering to get Covid-19

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Apple's Lisa Jackson on racial justice

A special interview with the Apple exec on her definition of racial justice and how she plans to merge her background in environmental sustainability with the company’s Racial Equity and Justice Initiative.

Most candidates run to the center in the general election. Biden is moving left.

The surprising benefits of contemplating your death

How bad is your state’s Covid-19 outbreak?

The Covid-19 pandemic could be the last straw for high drug costs

Just 6 states meet these basic criteria to reopen and stay safe

Kamala Harris’s controversial record on criminal justice, explained

How social justice slideshows took over Instagram

Harris is the choice Biden needed to win over Silicon Valley

College football’s coronavirus crisis, explained

The Democratic National Convention just announced its speaker lineup

Facebook bans blackface and certain anti-Semitic conspiracy theories

Joe Biden chooses Kamala Harris as his running mate

Live results for the August 11 primaries

Twitter is finally helping people shut out “reply guys”

Why Democrats are holding out for more comprehensive stimulus

Tuesday’s Georgia runoff could help launch the Congressional QAnon Caucus

How Trump’s mail voting sabotage could result in an election night nightmare

Do you really need to worry about your security on TikTok? Here’s what we know.

How a homemaker with no political experience took on Europe’s longest-serving dictator

America’s uniquely bad Covid-19 epidemic, explained in 18 maps and charts