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Open Sourced: The hidden consequences of tech, revealed

Recode’s new multiplatform journalism project explains and exposes the hidden consequences of tech — the good, the bad, and the complicated.

Why every website wants you to accept its cookies

Cookies alerts are supposed to improve our privacy online. But are they?

Vouchers can help the poor find homes. But landlords often won’t accept them.

Why discrimination against voucher holders is a big problem.

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What facial recognition steals from us

A video explainer on the technology that’s changing the meaning of the human face.

Meet the women suing America’s biggest companies over equal pay

A spate of lawsuits against giants from Google and Twitter to Nike and Goldman Sachs reveals the growing frustrations of women in pursuit of the C-suite.

Tucker Carlson on why conservatives should crack down on “vulture capitalism”

"I’m radical and that’s what I want. And I don’t understand why I can’t have it."

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Rudolph the former mayor

How Rudy Giuliani went from "America's mayor" to the inadvertent architect of Donald Trump's pending impeachment.

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The shamelessness of Bill Barr

Amazon warehouse workers say they’re doing “back-breaking” work without paid time off

Showtime’s Work in Progress has gallows humor, smart writing, and Lilly Wachowski

Arrests of migrants at the US-Mexico border dropped again in November

Obamacare had an unusually good day at the Supreme Court

Is Trump guilty of obstructing Congress? I asked a legal expert.

The moral philosophy of The Good Place

The silent “sixth” sense

Trump gave Russia’s top envoy a White House meeting. He still hasn’t done that for Ukraine.

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Impeachment, explained

Read Democrats’ articles of impeachment against President Trump

Why are so few Nobel Prizes awarded to women?

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John Kerry and the climate kids: a tale of 2 new strategies to fight climate change

Trump lashes out at FBI Director Wray for telling the truth about the IG report

Money Talks: How this self-employed couple pays for health insurance

Facebook’s political ad problem, explained by an expert

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Did An Anti-sex Trafficking Internet Law Put Even More People At Risk?

A law called FOSTA-SESTA, and it's unintended consequences.

House Democrats are still fighting over provisions of their landmark prescription drug price bill

How to help a friend through a tough time, according to a clinical psychologist

Vox Sentences: The investigation into the investigation

What the IG report found

Bill Barr’s Justice Department swings into action to undercut the inspector general report

The 2019 UK elections, explained

Congress’s new plan to end surprise medical bills, explained

Trump’s comments about the IG report turn reality on its head

Finland’s new parliament is dominated by women under 35

The dust-up over Elizabeth Warren’s private legal work, explained

How to shoot a documentary inside a Mexican ambulance

The future of the Paris climate agreement is being decided this week

More migrants from Africa are trying to reach the US through Mexico

4 winners and 5 losers from the 2020 Golden Globes nominations

Read: The Justice Department’s inspector general report on the Russia investigation

Paul Volcker, the most important Fed chair of the 20th century, has died

The Trump-Ukraine scandal, explained in one minute

The species the world lost this decade

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Hollywood almost lost to this city

You can now buy Star Wars hypebeast sneakers, fancy Dutch ovens, and status parkas. Here’s why.