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A union isn’t just right for Vox Media, but for everyone.

The deadliest attack of the year in Kabul bodes poorly for the US-Taliban deal

US-Taliban peace talks are nearing their conclusion, but a terror attack in Afghanistan’s capital that killed at least 63 people gives credence to critics who claim the deal will be a disaster for Afghans.

Trump’s obsession with crowd sizes, explained

Trump’s latest tweets about his New Hampshire rally continue his obsessions with crowd size and with bolstering his image as a popular politician.

Why cashier’s checks are part of so many online scams

Craigslist, Facebook Marketplace, and other places people buy and sell online are seeing an uptick in this particular kind of scam.

Trump calls Rashida Tlaib’s reversal on visiting Israel “a complete setup”

Donald Trump criticized Tlaib’s refusal to visit Israel after officials said she could come if she didn’t protest, as Nancy Pelosi worked to move on.

This country gave all its rivers their own legal rights

It’s part of a nascent "rights of nature" movement that’s inspiring many — but encountering problems when it comes to enforcement.

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Good Boys is a very funny reminder of how great it is to not be a tween anymore

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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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Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s on-again, off-again visit to Israel, explained

The Trump Justice Department has declared war on progressive prosecutors

What Jeffrey Epstein’s case says (and doesn’t say) about human trafficking in America

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The $15 minimum wage bill has all but died in the Senate

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With “Lover,” Taylor Swift shows she can still write a perfect love song

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What happens next in the legal cases involving Jeffrey Epstein

Trump’s plan to buy Greenland, explained

The White House has a plan to let employers discriminate against LGBTQ workers

Fracking may be a bigger climate problem than we thought

The case against summer camp

How slavery became America’s first big business

Cory Booker on why Democrats should go bolder on gun control

Trump’s trade policy is a disaster. Here’s what the next president should do.

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North Korea continues to test weapons. Trump continues not to care.

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Netanyahu blocks Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib from visiting Israel

Trump’s baffling, self-defeating attack on the New York Times