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The Inflation Reduction Act, explained

The climate bill is also a health care bill (and it does a few things on taxes, too).

An end-of-life doula’s advice on how to make the most of your time on earth

Life is short. Here’s how to cherish every day of it.

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.

Four ways of looking at The Rehearsal

Nathan Fielder’s wild HBO show is reality TV at its most bizarre. Or is it a documentary? Or memoir? Or something else?

7 of your most pressing monkeypox vaccine questions, answered

We have safe, effective options — but in short supply.

School vaccine mandates for Covid-19 are not happening

The enthusiasm for requiring kids to get their shots has mostly evaporated.

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Brittney Griner for the Merchant of Death

Viktor Bout might be the most successful arms dealer in history. The US could let him go free if Russia releases the WNBA star, who was just sentenced to nine years in prison. Bout’s biographer, Douglas Farah, explains.

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The US and China might not get over the Taiwan crisis

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

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Viktor Orbán laid out his dark worldview to the American right — and they loved it

How can the US bring Brittney Griner home?

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

How to save democracy from the Supreme Court

The US monkeypox response is failing queer men

Will Alex Jones finally lose the info war?

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

Would the Inflation Reduction Act actually reduce inflation?

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Maybe we’re not doomed?

Maintaining climate optimism in a world on fire.

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?

4 charts that show just how big abortion won in Kansas

How Gordon Ramsay’s lamb slaughter joke explains our confusing relationship with meat

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

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Instagram is once again in its flop era

The stock market can be an emotional roller coaster. It shouldn’t be.

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