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The danger of the new skepticism

"Question everything, right?" is the new mantra for some. But social echo chambers have propelled "healthy" skepticism into surreal terrain.

The Keystone XL pipeline is officially dead. Here’s what Biden and Trudeau should do next.

If the US and Canada want to be climate leaders, here’s how they can collaborate.

Choreographed sex, 6 feet apart

How to be a Hollywood intimacy coordinator during Covid-19, explained.

The Cuomo sexual harassment allegations are a test for Democrats

What happens next will show how seriously the party takes such allegations in a post-Trump era.

Dr. Seuss is a beloved icon who also drew some extremely racist stuff

The debate over Dr. Seuss, explained.

Biden bombed Iranian proxies to stop strikes on US troops. There was just another attack.

It’s still unclear who launched the rockets, but it strongly resembles past attacks by Iran-backed proxies.

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The $15 dream

Washington’s hottest policy fight is over raising the minimum wage to $15. Emily Stewart explains the Democrats’ effort to get it through Congress, and Dylan Matthews explains whether it will cost the country jobs.

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Covid-19 cases are down, vaccinations are up. But the US shouldn’t declare victory yet.

Covid-19 vaccines are finally, truly coming for every American adult soon

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Malaria is notoriously hard to vaccinate against. A new vaccine technology might change that.


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The future of QAnon, explained by 8 experts

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“It all happened so fast”: 3 people on getting the Covid-19 vaccine by chance

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Report: 2020 was the worst year for democracy in recent history

Why Fox News is having a day-long meltdown over Dr. Seuss

Neera Tanden is Biden’s first Cabinet-level nominee to withdraw

The vaccine race against the coronavirus variants, explained

The Voting Rights Act had a surprisingly good day at the Supreme Court

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How to destroy the suburbs

Vox's Jerusalem Demsas joins Matt and Dara to talk about the fight against exclusionary zoning

In Kazuo Ishiguro’s sweet new novel Klara and the Sun, a robot befriends a teenage girl

US to sanction Russian officials over the attempted murder of Alexei Navalny

The next frontier for animal welfare: Fish

How YouTube swallowed the world

This week in TikTok: The problem with the “Cancel Porn” movement

The delicate relationship between grief and fanfiction, explained by a psychologist

Two Supreme Court cases could destroy what remains of the Voting Rights Act

Biden’s climate chief Gina McCarthy on mobilizing “armies of people” to cut emissions

The Fauci of climate change? Gina McCarthy is in charge of Biden’s massive climate agenda.

The Supreme Court case that could end affirmative action, explained

One Good Thing: The brutal beauty of Veneno

Why Joe Biden’s pro-union message is so significant

How Biden’s best-laid plans for Iran and Saudi Arabia failed in his first month

“It’s after the storm that’s the hardest part”: 390,000 Texans still don’t have clean water

One simple way to understand how effective the Covid-19 vaccines are

Biden’s controversial decision to reopen temporary shelters for migrant children, explained

Twitter is tweaking its approach to vaccine misinformation

Trump wins CPAC straw poll on the 2024 presidential primary, with 55 percent support

A Black Amazon manager is suing company executives in a discrimination and sexual harassment and assault case

Democrats’ remaining options for raising the minimum wage, explained