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Our incel problem

How a support group for the dateless became one of the internet’s most dangerous subcultures.

Music’s biggest stars are women. Music festivals would make you think otherwise.

Music festival lineups are heavily male, but some women are trying to change that.

Having a kid won’t kill your marriage, and other parenting “truths” debunked

In her new book, Cribsheet, economist Emily Oster corrects several common misconceptions about parenting.

Americans love clean energy. Do they care if it includes nuclear?

A new poll gets deep into voter preferences on climate policy.

Amazon created the expectation of 2-day shipping. Now it needs to scale back.

Free two-day shipping attracts customers. It also costs Amazon a lot of money.

3 winners and 3 losers from CNN’s marathon Democratic presidential town hall

A great night for the progressive movement — and Harvard.

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Sri Lanka's Easter attacks

Almost 300 people were killed in a string of bombings on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka. Roel Raymond reports from Colombo and Amarnath Amarasingam explains how this attack was both familiar and unprecedented.

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Games of Thrones season 8

The show is finally back. Here’s what you need to know.

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The goose that conquered America

For the first time, the feds criminally charged a pharma distributor for the opioid epidemic

Vox’s guide to where 2020 Democrats stand on policy

Keep up with the policy debates that will shape the Democratic 2020 primary.

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The controversy around one Sarah Sanders lie in the Mueller report, explained

Can Facebook be trusted to combat misinformation? Sri Lanka’s shutdown suggests no.

Why Arya’s Game of Thrones sex scene was a perfect character evolution

Will Arya steal the face of a White Walker?

Sri Lanka Easter Sunday attacks: what we know

“You’re Doing It Wrong”: the century-old roots of mom-shaming

Beyoncé’s Lemonade is now available to stream on all major services

Democrats’ impeachment dilemma, explained

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Kate Manne on why female candidates get ruled “unelectable” so quickly

Quebec figured out a simple way to get people to donate more to charity

Here’s how Bernie Sanders handled a pointed question about Soviet communism

Elizabeth Warren says impeachment is more than just a “political inconvenience”

Elizabeth Warren’s really simple case for breaking up big tech

Sri Lanka suffered from decades of violence before the Easter Sunday bombings

Trump’s Fed pick wrote that women should be banned from March Madness

Viral video shows Florida officers pepper-spray, punch, and violently restrain black teen

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The largest private sector strike in years is over. Supermarket workers won.

How tech founders are trying to disrupt — and replicate — the Giving Pledge

Sri Lanka’s Easter Sunday bombings, in 22 pictures

The Lyrid meteor shower peaks Monday night. Here’s how to watch.

To solve climate change and biodiversity loss, we need a Global Deal for Nature

The new Broadway musical Hadestown has all the makings of a cult hit

No one knows what Joe Biden thinks about health care

Sansa Stark’s leather armor shows why you shouldn’t underestimate her

It’s official: Herman Cain is not going to be on the Fed

Young voters want more action on climate change — even if it hurts the economy

Fox News has united the right against the Green New Deal. The left remains divided.

What people don’t get about why planes crash

Restaurants are too freaking loud. This app helps you shame them.

Kanye West hosted a Coachella Easter service featuring $225 sweatshirts

Spoiler paranoia is ruining pop culture

86 percent of teachers say kids should learn about climate change. Only 42 percent teach it.

Watch: Netflix’s Knock Down the House trailer is here to make politics feel a little more hopeful

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