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Affordable housing is disappearing. So cities are designating parking lots to sleep in.

People slipping in and out of homelessness need "safe" parking lot programs like these.

Basic income can’t do enough to help workers displaced by technology

Basic income can end poverty, but it can’t save truckers from being replaced by driverless trucks.

The US and Turkey reached a Syrian ceasefire. But what does that mean?

It certainly looks as though it’s a big win for Turkey.

How propaganda works in the digital age

Propaganda has evolved, and it’s transforming politics.

Netflix’s The Laundromat is certainly the most entertaining way to learn about the Panama Papers

Meryl Streep leads a star-studded cast in an uneven, but illuminating, tale of real-life corruption, directed by Steven Soderbergh.

“I sold my face to Google for $5”: Why Google’s attempt to make facial recognition tech more inclusive failed

Google tried to make its Pixel 4 phone better at seeing black faces. But the company’s ends didn’t justify the means.

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Should Facebook let Trump lie?

President Trump lied in a Facebook ad and Facebook didn’t take it down so Elizabeth Warren lied, too. The Verge’s Casey Newton explains.

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Netflix’s Tell Me Who I Am is a nearly unbelievable documentary about a dark secret

Brands are using Instagram to sell colored contacts. They might not be safe to wear.

Introducing Impeachment, Explained with Ezra Klein

Vox Sentences: A bitter pill for Johnson & Johnson

Rick Perry, a key figure in Trump’s dealings with Ukraine, will resign as energy secretary

The importance of Elijah Cummings’s fight for voting rights

The thousands of lawsuits against opioid companies, explained

Trump is still trying to collect citizenship data for redistricting

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Elizabeth Warren raised 5 times as much money from Big Tech as Joe Biden did

Introducing Reset, a new podcast about how tech is changing our lives

Zombieland: Double Tap is an adequately fun throwback to a bygone era (of 2009)

I think HBO’s Watchmen is tremendous television. Lots of people will strongly disagree.

Wildfires are raging in Lebanon. Experts say they saw this coming.

Mark Zuckerberg said a lot of nothing in his big speech

Teacher strikes are changing. The Chicago walkout proves it.

Trump’s move to host the G7 at his Doral resort takes self-dealing to new levels

Get to know the films of Taika Waititi, the brilliantly funny director of Jojo Rabbit

“I have no idea”: Pelosi shuts down Senate Republicans’ impeachment timeline

The White House admits to a Ukraine quid pro quo. Just not that one.

Rand Paul just blocked a vote to condemn President Donald Trump’s withdrawal of troops in Syria

The Senate fails to override Trump’s veto on its national emergency resolution

Top Trump official throws Giuliani under the bus in impeachment inquiry statement

Spirited Away and other Studio Ghibli films find their first-ever streaming home

How Beto O’Rourke became a conservative boogeyman

The big business — and questionable effectiveness — of mass shooter trainings

How Don Hertzfeldt made his mind-bending stick figure animation into a strange and terrific book

The UK and EU have a new Brexit agreement. But it’s not a done deal yet.

Trump’s “Nervous Nancy” tweet shows his problem with powerful women

The serious message behind Kim Jong Un’s silly horse photos

Teens are increasingly depressed, anxious, and suicidal. How can we help?

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The man who rigged America’s election maps

Elijah Cummings, chair of the powerful House Oversight Committee, dies at 68

Capitalism is turning us into addicts

Clothing sizes — especially for women — are complicated. Here’s why.

Vox Sentences: Turkey to US: “No power can stop us”

The death of a British teen has put a strain on the US-UK relationship

The October Democratic presidential debate, explained in under 25 minutes

9 questions about Turkey, Syria, and the Kurds you were too embarrassed to ask

AOC and Ilhan Omar endorse Bernie Sanders for president