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The uncertain prospects for police reform in the Senate, explained

Lawmakers are searching for a compromise on qualified immunity that may not materialize.

Wildlife is in peril, but that doesn’t mean conservation has failed

A chat with journalist Michelle Nijhuis about her new book Beloved Beasts on the history of the modern conservation movement.

Germany contained Covid-19. Politics brought it back.

Germany was returning to normal last summer. Then Covid-19 surged.

How to listen to all of Vox’s Earth Month podcasts

From climate change policy to clean energy technology, these episodes focus on ways to solve the environmental crisis.

The fight for DC statehood gets its best chance yet

House Democrats have approved DC statehood in a party-line vote. Now the proposal goes to the Senate, where its prospects are more grim.

The Supreme Court’s “cursing cheerleader” case could reshape students’ First Amendment rights

A case about a high school student acting like a high school student raises difficult First Amendment questions.

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It’s electric!

Norway has lapped the world in adopting electric vehicles. Vox’s Umair Irfan explains how the US might catch up.

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Vox’s audience support program, explained

The new rom-com Together Together explores the romance of platonic friendship

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Why do we care how smart animals are?

We now have a solution to Covid-19 hotspots. Let’s use it.

The history of police killing children in America

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Could the solution to fashion pollution be … tiny nuclear reactors?

Breaking down the 2021 Best Picture nominees

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How Best Picture nominee Judas and the Black Messiah questions the meaning of freedom

How to walk away from an awkward conversation

This climate policy expert is taking over Jeff Bezos’s $10 billion Earth Fund

Elon Musk’s $150 million charity spending spree

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Why Apple’s latest gadget is catching the attention of antitrust regulators

Now that Derek Chauvin has been convicted, here’s what happens next

India can’t vaccinate its way out of its latest Covid-19 surge

Biden wants to convince the world America can be trusted on climate change

The Derek Chauvin guilty verdict is a huge outlier

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Just because you can work from home doesn’t mean you’ll be allowed to

Which jobs are heading back to the office and which can stay home varies widely.


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The pandemic playbook

Vox's Dylan Scott joins Matt and Dara to talk about South Korea's response to Covid-19

Why Biden still hasn’t raised the refugee cap

The Pandemic Playbook

Vox explores the successes — and setbacks — in six nations as they fought Covid-19.

We have enough proof

Why is it so hard to prosecute police? It starts with the investigation.

Our criminal justice system is still broken

Taylor Swift’s songs haven’t changed. But she has.

The wild frontier of animal welfare

Should humans care whether creatures live good lives, even in the forests or jungles? A group of philosophers and scientists has an unorthodox answer.

Why Best Picture nominee Sound of Metal resonates

Think you own your stuff? Think again.

“It’s deep. It’s dark. It’s elusive.” The ocean’s twilight zone is full of wonders.

This stunning timelapse shows the megadrought’s toll on the West’s largest reservoir

Amazon will let you pay with your palm in some Whole Foods stores

The complicated relief of the Chauvin verdict

Biden urges Congress to not look away from George Floyd

Soccer fans destroyed the Super League

Why Chauvin’s conviction matters

What Maxine Waters actually said about the Chauvin trial

“We are shook, again”

Alexei Navalny, the Russian dissident on hunger strike, explained

Apple will let podcasters sell subscriptions and keep a cut for itself