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Qatar’s anti-LGBTQ policies, explained

The FIFA World Cup has highlighted Qatar’s laws and attitudes towards homosexuality.

Biden and Putin just said they’re open to talks. Don’t count on it happening soon.

The president’s statements on talks with Russia aren’t that different from his previous positions.

The surreal true crimes behind Hulu’s Welcome to Chippendales

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The next Congress will be the most representative of Latino identity ever

Voters are sending the highest number of Latino lawmakers to Congress ever, and increasing ideological diversity along with it.

The big stakes in the Supreme Court’s new LGBTQ rights case

What is art? The Christian right wants that question to be decided by the Supreme Court in 303 Creative v. Elenis.

Democrats go to war with Iowa and New Hampshire over 2024

It’s Joe Biden’s Democratic Party and he’ll ditch New Hampshire and Iowa if he wants to.

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