What Erdogan’s win means for the West — and the world
Turkey’s Erdogan ran on a nationalistic message. He just secured another presidential term.
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One of the world’s most controversial philosophers explains himself
The moral philosopher Peter Singer on animal welfare, the ethics of euthanasia, and more.
In defense of flies. Yes, really.
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Biden and McCarthy’s budget deal to lift the debt ceiling, explained
The drama isn’t over yet. To end the threat of the default, the bill needs to make it through Congress.
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The buzziest movies we saw at the festival, from blockbusters to world cinema epics.
How anti-LGBTQ sentiment is affecting Pride
Regressive laws, waning corporate allyship, and threats of violence stoke fear and confusion.
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Hot and bothered
The FDA approved a game-changing drug to treat hot flashes, a symptom of menopause. Health writer Jancee Dunn talks about why a transition that happens to half the world’s population still feels like a mystery.