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No cops were charged with Breonna Taylor’s death. This is how the system was designed.

People took to the streets Wednesday night to call out systemic injustice.

“I don’t want to be a nurse, a purse, or worse”: 5 seniors on dating online

What it’s like to try online dating for singles who are 65 or older.

How Mitch McConnell is changing the Democratic Party

What Senate Democrats are learning from Mitch McConnell.

Pennsylvania’s naked ballot problem, explained

Here’s how to get your vote to count.

“We’re gonna have to see what happens”: Trump’s comments about the peaceful transfer of power, explained

Trump won’t commit because he’s hoping the Supreme Court will save him.

How affluent people can end their mindless overconsumption

Every energy reduction we can make is a gift to future humans, and all life on Earth.

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Dr. Fauci on pandemic politics

With mounting concerns over the politicization of federal health agencies, Dr. Anthony Fauci explains why Americans should still trust the vaccine approval process.

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Vox’s audience support program, explained

Trump made a rare public appearance in DC to pay his respects to RBG. It did not go well.

Critical race theory, and Trump’s war on it, explained

The legal theories of Amy Coney Barrett, explained

Scientists fear the Western wildfires could lead to long-term lung damage

Protesters demand justice after police officers aren’t charged with killing Breonna Taylor

The commodification of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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4 ways to make remote learning better for everyone

The shift to online education is worsening inequality. These schools have lessons that could help.

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Postal workers say they are ready for the mail-in voting surge

The first big test of Facebook’s oversight board will be the US election

How to fix America’s broken democracy

What happens to the law in a world without Ruth Bader Ginsburg?

Can Democrats pull off another Senate win in Arizona?

The election result the stock market is really afraid of

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The Trump administration’s war on birth control 

Top US officials are campaigning for Trump in crucial states

How do you cover a presidential campaign during a pandemic?

9 experts reflect on the US reaching 200,000 confirmed Covid-19 deaths

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After RBG

Vox’s judiciary expert Ian Milhiser joins the panel to explain Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s legacy and the future of American jurisprudence

Marvel pushes Black Widow to 2021, delaying the MCU’s future even further

Trump’s Justice Department proposes legislation that could end the internet as we know it

How the coronavirus outbreak is roiling the film and entertainment industries

RBG, the 2020 election, and the rolling crisis of American democracy

Troubled Blood sees J.K. Rowling at the mercy of all her worst impulses

How bad is your state’s Covid-19 outbreak?

Who should get the Covid-19 vaccine first? The equality vs. equity debate, explained.

This billionaire built a big-money machine to oust Trump. Why do some Democrats hate him?

Farms have bred chickens so large that they’re in constant pain

Trans Twitter and the beauty of online anonymity

The Vox Senate interview: Cal Cunningham is running down the middle to win in North Carolina

Pigs are as smart as dogs. Why do we eat one and love the other?

The long history of trans voters’ disenfranchisement, explained

North Carolina’s all-important 2020 Senate race, explained

How to fix Lebanon’s political crisis

Welcome to The Great Rebuild Issue of The Highlight

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We can end America’s unemployment nightmare

The problem with our social safety net is clear. The solution is, too.

The financial case for defunding the police

The future of the economy hinges on child care

The extremely profitable (and ethically murky) business of reselling dumbbells