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Joe Biden uses his campaign kickoff to argue Americans want unity

"Our principles must never be compromised, but compromise itself is not a dirty word," the former vice president said.

Jay Inslee is writing the climate plan the next president should adopt

More than a campaign document, it’s an instruction manual.

Most Alabama voters don’t support their state’s exemption-free abortion ban

Even Alabamians don’t agree with banning abortion in cases of rape or incest, a previously unreleased poll shows.

Why everybody’s so mad about Daenerys Targaryen

Game of Thrones’ Mother of Dragons has fans up in arms heading into the show’s final episode.

Vox’s predictions for Game of Thrones’ series finale

With just one episode left, Vox staffers weigh in on what they think will happen — and what they’d like to see.

James Charles, Tati Westbrook, and the feud that’s ripping apart YouTube’s beauty community

The feud between two giant stars, explained.

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The Star Wars prequels are dumb and bad — and also insightful about American politics

How the Veep series finale offered (a little) hope for America in 2019

SNL’s season finale rips the Trump administration and Alabama’s strict abortion law

Australia’s conservative party retains power in shocking election result

Ball State University party shooting: what we know

Bernie Sanders rolls out education plan that cracks down on charter schools

Recent abortion bans will impact poor people and people of color most

This year’s Cannes films depict a world on the brink of revolt

The Mueller report holds the top 3 slots on the New York Times best-seller list

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Trump lifts steel and aluminum tariffs on Mexico and Canada

Eric Garner died during a 2014 police encounter. An officer involved might lose his job.

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Vox’s guide to where 2020 Democrats stand on policy

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The fight for Trump’s tax returns just escalated

The White House’s social media bias tool is a ploy to get your email

Trump blames Obama for not warning him about Michael Flynn. Which Obama did.

Watch: Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” gets a time-traveling Western mini movie

Connecticut is about to get a $15 minimum wage

The US government’s ongoing battle with Chinese telecom giant Huawei, explained

#YouKnowMe: why women are sharing their abortion stories

Trump’s reckless “treason” accusation against the FBI, explained

Game of Thrones series finale death watch: Daenerys has to die

The Elton John biopic Rocketman is nearly as shiny and explosive as its subject

Alabama’s near-total abortion ban is the ultimate elevation of the “unborn” over women

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Taiwan’s parliament passes historic same-sex marriage law

“The Bells” was Game of Thrones’ most polarizing episode. Can the series finale still pull out a win?

Fossil fuels are underpriced by a whopping $5.2 trillion

The new kilogram debuts Monday. It’s a massive achievement.

An expert’s 7 principles for solving America’s housing crisis

The House just passed a sweeping LGBTQ rights bill

Thich Nhat Hanh’s final mindfulness lesson: how to die peacefully

Why some anti-abortion conservatives think Alabama’s abortion law goes too far

Target was the first chain to master high-end fashion collaborations. Here’s how it pulled it off.

The raging controversy over Ronald Sullivan, Harvey Weinstein, and Harvard, explained

I’m an anti-abortion Christian. But Alabama’s ban will do more harm than good.

In The Dead Don’t Die, Bill Murray and an all-star ensemble wearily fight the zombie apocalypse

Republicans know Trump’s immigration proposal isn’t going anywhere