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6 questions on climate change 2020 Democrats should have to answer in the debates

What voters need to know to figure out which candidates have real climate chops.

Trump is making sure more YouTubers see him than see the Democratic debate

It’s Dem debate day, and Trump wants to keep the attention on his own campaign.

As outrage mounts about border detention facilities, Congress is scrambling to pass an aid package

The tense congressional negotiations over border aid, explained.

Elizabeth Warren has endorsed the most radical immigration idea in the 2020 primary

Warren is on board with a proposal, first floated by Julián Castro, to decriminalize crossing the border without papers.

The Trump administration is quietly helping people get kidneys

Two new rules could make sure more kidneys go to recipients who need them.

Why we need to get to know the “bad gays” of history

LGBTQ history often focuses on the heroes. The creators of the Bad Gays podcast explain their mission to fill in the gaps.

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The Senate passed $4.6 billion in emergency aid for the crisis at the southwestern border today. Last night, the House passed its own version. Aid will help, but for lasting change Congress will have to deal with Flores.

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Vox Sentences: Your Vox guide to the first debate

Trump supporters, anti-socialists, and NYC cops are planning to protest during debates

San Francisco, the home of Juul, voted to ban e-cigarettes

Reddit restricts its biggest pro-Trump board over violent threats

Wonks hate Bernie Sanders’s debt relief plan. That’s the point.

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Joe Biden’s 2020 presidential campaign and policy positions, explained

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Kamala Harris’s 2020 presidential campaign and policy positions, explained

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Where the 2020 candidates stand on raising the federal minimum wage

Google employees are backing Warren. Facebookers are putting their money on Harris.

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The first Democratic presidential debate: June 26-27, 2019

A Republican senator wants the government to police Twitter for political bias


How a border transformed a subcontinent

There will be more women on the debate stage this week than ever in US history

104 degrees in Madrid: why Europe is so vulnerable to extreme heat

The youngest American adults are the least nationalistic

An expert on human blind spots gives advice on how to think

15 Democratic candidates pledge to seek gender parity in their national security teams

Here are the House Democrats (and one Republican) who support opening an impeachment inquiry

Tiffany Cabán’s likely win in the Queens district attorney race is a huge deal

Tourist deaths in the Dominican Republic are sparking concern among travelers


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He wrote Notting Hill and Love Actually. In his new film, everyone forgets the Beatles.

The Office is leaving Netflix in 2021

The Fed is doing something new: listening to low-income workers

Beto O’Rourke’s 2020 presidential campaign and policies, explained

Not one 2020 candidate has a website that is accessible to the blind

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Jay Inslee’s presidential campaign is all about climate change

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Cory Booker’s 2020 presidential campaign and policy positions, explained

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How 2020 Democrats plan to fight climate change

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How 2020 Democrats would tackle the problem of startlingly high rates of maternal deaths in the US

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Elizabeth Warren’s 2020 presidential campaign and policy positions, explained

Amy Klobuchar’s 2020 presidential campaign and policy positions, explained

Trump’s unhinged Fox Business interview illustrates how Fox News normalizes Trump

Wayfair employees to protest alleged sale of furniture for border detention facility

The global transition to clean energy, explained in 12 charts

Ask Matt Yglesias anything about the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates’ policies