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Americans are ready to tax the rich

A new poll shows strong support for taxing the rich to pay for Democrats’ Build Back Better Act.

What to know about the latest fight over Trump’s executive privilege claims

Former Trump adviser Steve Bannon is facing a contempt vote by the January 6 committee.

The myth of the climate moderate

"There isn’t a middle ground between a livable and unlivable world."

Fake rhino horns were supposed to foil poachers. What went wrong?

Why buzzy tech often fails to protect wildlife.

Joe Manchin won’t support a key climate program. Alternatives won’t be enough.

The clean electricity program is "the backbone of the energy transition," experts say.

The best $160 I ever spent: A session with a Black therapist

I hadn’t realized how important for my mental health it was to talk with someone like me.

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How the iPhone changed everything

In 2007, Steve Jobs introduced a product that would change our lives forever. The new season of Land of the Giants explores “The Apple Revolution.”

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The $5 trillion insurance industry faces a reckoning. Blame climate change.

The Last Duel is a medieval epic about believing women, and it’s a mess

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How TV lied about abortion

Money Talks: The couple that grew up with very different relationships to spending

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Maybe losing the AI race to China isn’t such a bad idea

When removing a statue actually is antidemocratic

Bryan Stevenson on tracing the legacy of American enslavement to mass incarceration

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The home care fight in Congress

What elderly and disabled activists want from Biden.

Can the US cut drug prices without sacrificing new cures?

Biden’s incoherent immigration policy

Startups are betting on a psychedelic gold rush

Why Merck’s Covid-19 pill molnupiravir could be so important

The controversial plan to bring jaguars back to the US

Couch Guy and the nightmare of going viral 

One Good Thing: Only Murders in the Building plays like a Nora Ephron murder mystery

The problem with America’s semi-rich

Why the best aliens are just a little bit human

A better way to legalize marijuana

Lebanon’s electricity was down for a day, but the crisis was years in the making

The thorny truth about socially responsible investing

Texas’s anti-abortion law was halted. Then, suddenly, it wasn’t.

The many signals China is sending with its Taiwan flyovers

A brief history of the internet hating Jonathan Franzen

The Atlantic wants to hire newsletter writers — and it wants their subscribers, too


How the 3-point line is breaking basketball

Climate scientists should pay more attention to fish poop. Really.

Goodbye, Mr. Bond

The appeal and the shortcomings of women-only gyms

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