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The many Asian Americas

R.O. Kwon, Nicole Chung, and other writers on where they grew up and how it shaped their identities.

Got the vaccine? Experts say you can relax about your Covid-19 risk now. Really.

I asked health experts about their post-vaccination lives. Most no longer worry about their own risk of Covid-19.

A crypto billionaire donated $1 billion to India. Make sure you include an asterisk.

The saga highlights just how uncharted the territory is in the world of crypto philanthropy.

Liz Cheney’s honesty about the 2020 election just got her ousted from House GOP leadership

If Trump critics end up purged from the GOP, the next electoral crisis will be even worse.

The Colonial Pipeline is coming back online

The company said it began to restart operations after a cyberattack caused a shutdown for several days.

How YouTube Kids keeps kids watching 

YouTube says it’s adding more control over autoplay in its Kids app.

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How America’s gas got hacked

The largest-known ransomware attack on American energy infrastructure is driving up gas prices and creating shortages. Wired's Lily Hay Newman says it might be a turning point for cybersecurity.

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Beers, doughnuts, and discounts: The growing list of vaccine freebies

Vox’s audience support program, explained

Why are used cars so expensive right now?


Why the US wants inflation

The prospects for Democrats’ major voting rights bill look grim in the Senate

We shouldn’t go back to “normal.” Normal wasn’t good enough.

How much to worry — and not worry — about inflation

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Tesla is casting a spotlight on the government’s struggle to keep up with self-driving cars

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How a tiny, wobbling particle could unlock mysteries of the universe

The case for sleeping in separate beds

As McConnell gears up for obstruction, 43 percent of Republican voters say they prefer bipartisanship

Why you’re noticing flowers now more than ever

The one crucial thing missing from Biden’s climate plan

How Biden could expand paid family leave to more Americans

The real story behind TikTok

Buy now, pay later changed retail. Health care and rent are next.

The Supreme Court is facing a showdown over abortion

Virginia Republicans’ messy, Trumpy race to pick a nominee for governor

Facebook will push you to read articles before you share them


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Homelessness and the rising tide

Vox's Jerusalem Demsas joins Matt and Dara to talk about why even progressives have failed to appropriately confront the problem of homelessness

Israel’s actions in East Jerusalem are a human rights test for Biden

A new report complicates simplistic narratives about race and the 2020 election


The surprising reason behind Chinatown’s aesthetic

Why India needs oxygen more urgently than vaccines 

The coronavirus is a thorn in Biden’s democracy agenda

Why stocks soared while America struggled

Biden finally raised the refugee cap. Now comes the hard part.

The delay-ridden agony of shopping at West Elm

The Supreme Court made the GOP’s new voting restrictions possible

Why Democrats’ ambitions for health care are shrinking rapidly

The falling Chinese space rocket is a policy failure

RSVP now to talk Gold Diggers with Sanjena Sathian and the Vox Book Club

Don’t freak out about the jobs report yet

Novelist Akwaeke Emezi talks writing a nonbinary novel

A leaked Walmart memo highlights the daunting challenges facing the world’s largest retailer

A Canadian study gave $7,500 to homeless people. Here’s how they spent it.

How the world missed more than half of all Covid-19 deaths

The Biden administration has a game-changing approach to nature conservation

Biden agreed to waive vaccine patents. But will that help get doses out faster?

The outsize importance of SNL, explained by the Elon Musk hosting controversy