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The biggest wildlife bill since the Endangered Species Act is *this close* to becoming law

Recovering America’s Wildlife Act would funnel millions of dollars into saving overlooked species.

Why K-12 schools aren’t requiring students to get Covid-19 vaccines

Mass indifference is one big factor.

The US and China might not get over the Taiwan crisis

The US-China relationship will continue to deteriorate.

How effective altruism went from a niche movement to a billion-dollar force

Effective altruism has gone mainstream. Where does that leave it?

What could the Inflation Reduction Act mean for you?

Yes, the Inflation Reduction Act might actually help you.

The Senate just passed one of the biggest bills to fight climate change, ever

What’s in the "game changer" climate bill nobody saw coming.

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Hungarian PM Viktor Orbán traveled to Texas for CPAC this week. Back home, he’s trying to fight population decline by paying some citizens to have more kids. But a real solution involves one weird trick Hungary — and US conservatives — hates.

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How to save democracy from the Supreme Court

Alex Murdaugh stands accused of killing his wife and son. That’s just scratching the surface.

Instagram is once again in its flop era

4 charts that show just how big abortion won in Kansas

The significance of the Senate vote on the Inflation Reduction Act

Would the Inflation Reduction Act actually reduce inflation?

The US could stop one cause of heat wave deaths tomorrow

Why the Justice Department made a move in the police killing of Breonna Taylor

Self-compassion makes you a better person. Here’s how to practice it.

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Maybe we’re not doomed?

Maintaining climate optimism in a world on fire.

Four ways of looking at The Rehearsal

Monkeypox should have been easily controllable. How did we fail so badly?

Bad Bunny threw the party of the year for Puerto Ricans — and didn’t skip the politics

Bullet Train is deeply derivative, and that’s its appeal

The drama over Nancy Pelosi’s Taiwan travel plans, briefly explained

New to activism? Here’s where to start.

The ludicrous idea that Trump is losing his grip on the GOP

Should you get another Covid-19 vaccine booster now or wait for the new shots?

How state governments are reimagining American public housing

The inflation prices that broke us

Did shark attacks eat into Woodrow Wilson’s votes in 1916?

Abortion was on the ballot in Kansas. Access won.

The DOJ is suing to make sure women who need medically necessary abortions can actually get them

The only way to “win” the war on terrorism is to end it


Humans finally figured out how to make it rain

The crypto crackdown begins

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