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The Mississippi welfare fraud involving Brett Favre, explained

How a WWE wrestler, corrupt Mississippi officials, and Brett Favre allegedly siphoned money away from poor people.

How the polls might be wrong (again) this year

Polling has looked surprisingly good for Democrats. Are they being set up for disappointment again?

How a 100-year-old miscalculation drained the Colorado River

An epic drought in the West is drying up the river. But that’s only part of the story.

The far right is having a moment in Europe. Actually, everywhere.

An expert explains recent (and maybe soon-to-be) far-right victories in Europe.

What’s behind House Democrats’ sudden compromise on policing

House Democrats used a recent vote to show voters they are for the police.

“The party is over”: How Meta and Google are using recession fears to clean house

It looks like the boom days are fading in Big Tech, even if the cash is still flowing.

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The power and potential of Latino voters

Latino voters’ growing power, what the parties get right and wrong about them, and a brash Congress member on what Democrats need to do better.

What Putin’s latest threats mean for the risk of nuclear war

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House of the Dragon and the Targaryen family, explained

HBO’s Game of Thrones prequel reveals a period of turbulence and upheaval for Daenerys’s formidable family.

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The fastest growing voting bloc in America

What do we know about how Latinos and Hispanics will vote in 2022 and beyond?

The West is testing out a lot of shiny new military tech in Ukraine

Even Mitch McConnell’s “perfect” candidate might not win in Colorado

Progressives have welcomed migrants. Now they need to house them

Who owns what in Big Media today

Everything you need to know about voting right now

Adnan Syed is free — and it only took years of criminal justice reform

Russians believe they can win the war. Here are 3 reasons why.

Ruben Gallego’s ready for a fight — even if the Democratic Party isn’t

Inside Darren Aronofsky’s messy movie The Whale is something wise about religious trauma

The profound pessimism of Clarence Thomas

A practical guide to winning Latino voters

Latino voters are being flooded with even more misinformation in 2022

Yes, most Latinos are Christian. No, that doesn’t make them anti-abortion.

How 2022 became the year of the Latina Republican

The power of Hispanic voters, in 10 charts

America’s fastest-growing, frequently misunderstood voting bloc

Two Republican judges just let Texas seize control of Twitter and Facebook

How a Category 1 hurricane did so much damage in Puerto Rico

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