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Israel’s Iron Dome, explained by an expert

What it does, and how it has — and hasn’t — changed the conflict.

Trump’s signature Israel policy had a key flaw. We’re seeing it now.

The Abraham Accords didn’t resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Thursday’s deadly violence makes that clear.

Joe Manchin’s surprisingly bold proposal to fix America’s voting rights problem

Manchin’s idea won’t fix America’s democracy, but it could solve some pretty significant problems.

WeWork’s CEO says remote workers are less engaged. Is he right?

What studies say about engagement and productivity.

The CDC embraces the power of the vaccines

Why the agency now says vaccinated people can mostly shed their masks.

ExxonMobil wants you to feel responsible for climate change so it doesn’t have to

A new study reveals how the oil company used "cutting-edge propaganda" to focus on fossil fuel consumption.

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Weeks of tensions between Israelis and Palestinians in Jerusalem have escalated into the region's worst violence in years. Two journalists in the holy city explain the conflict and its history.

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Vox’s audience support program, explained


Why captchas are getting harder

How Gold Diggers finds the horror in petty high school betrayal

What went wrong with The Woman in the Window?

One Good Thing: The gorgeous horror movie St. Maud finds religious ecstasy in self-destruction

Ramps, spring’s trendiest produce, explained

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How angry Apple employees’ petition led to a controversial new hire’s departure

The Underground Railroad is a towering series about the ways slavery still infects America

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Here are the most effective ways to donate to help India

The Colonial Pipeline is coming back online

What American kids need this summer

The right-wing effort to derail Biden’s conservation plan

A small but vocal opposition could obstruct an initiative to conserve 30 percent of US land by 2030.

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is exposing a deep schism in the Democratic Party

The case for canceling student debt — all of it

The lawsuit seeking to impose the “death penalty” on the NRA, explained

The Gaza doom loop

Open for a surprise: The endearing results of Twitter’s new image crop

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

Why are used cars so expensive right now?


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The plan for more free school

Matt is joined by New York Times education reporter Dana Goldstein to discuss Biden's plan to vastly expand public education in America


Why the US wants inflation

YouTube’s kids app has a rabbit hole problem

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

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

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

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

The many Asian Americas

The Big Lie is the GOP’s one and only truth

Myanmar’s coup is uniting a country riven by ethnic divisions. Will it last?

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.

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