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Mark Zuckerberg is the new political villain for the Democratic Party

Charles Koch. Sheldon Adelson. Mark Zuckerberg?

Republican and Democratic lawmakers are distancing themselves from Trump’s foreign policy

After Trump abandoned a key ally in the Middle East, Nancy Pelosi and a bipartisan group visited other allies in Jordan and Afghanistan.

We deserve a better Medicare-for-all debate

The debate over Medicare-for-all’s financing ignores the costs of the alternatives — and the status quo under Trump.

Freelance journalists are mad about a new California law. Here’s what’s missing from the debate.

The alternative to AB 5 would be worse.

Meghan and Harry are taking a break from their royal duties. This isn’t surprising.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are taking six weeks off starting in November with their son Archie.

The problem with the endangered species list

When are we done protecting the gray wolf?

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Where are the troops going?

President Trump is pulling out of Syria while sending more troops to Iraq and Saudi Arabia.

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Vox Sentences: School’s still out in Chicago

Zuckerberg isn’t done answering questions about Facebook’s political ads policy

The last 72 hours in Brexit, explained

Mitt Romney has a secret Twitter account named “Pierre Delecto”

This is a worst-possible wildfire scenario for Southern California

Facebook banned more fake Russian and Iranian accounts

Team Trump’s efforts to spin Mulvaney’s quid pro quo confession are not going well

Poll: Pete Buttigieg joins the list of presidential frontrunners in Iowa

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Drug companies reach $260 million deal with Ohio counties over role in opioid epidemic

Google’s attempt to shut down a unionization meeting just riled up its employees

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How meritocracy harms everyone — even the winners

Introducing Reset, a new podcast about how tech is changing our lives

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“America’s surrender”: What Afghans think about US-Taliban peace talks

Many Afghans fear US-Taliban peace talks are coming at their own expense.

Halloween costumes have a size problem

6 comic book callbacks from Watchmen’s series premiere

Watchmen plunges straight through the funhouse mirror into another 2019

I think HBO’s Watchmen is tremendous television. Lots of people will strongly disagree.

UK leaders insist Brexit will happen by October 31 despite an extension request

US troops leaving Syria will fight ISIS from Iraq

State Department talking points counter Trump’s optimistic message on Syria

HBO’s Watchmen tells stories about America’s racist past in America’s racist present

Trump won’t host the G7 at his Miami resort after all

Algorithms are grading student essays across the country. Can this really teach kids how to write better?

How propaganda works in the digital age

The UK Parliament just blew up Boris Johnson’s Brexit plans

Clinton’s email practices were risky but not malicious, State Department finds

A controversial Florida law stops some former felons from voting. A judge just blocked part of it.

In London, hundreds of thousands demand another chance to vote on Brexit

Tulsi Gabbard calls Hillary Clinton “the queen of warmongers” in her latest clash with top Democrats

Capitalism is turning us into addicts

The 4 words that will decide impeachment

Vox Sentences: Impeachment, Day 24

No one expected The Athletic could get people to pay for sports news. Now it has 600,000 subscribers.

Why a vote to close New York’s Rikers Island is being met with backlash

Rick Perry, a key figure in Trump’s dealings with Ukraine, will resign as energy secretary

Barney the Dinosaur is getting a new movie. But is America ready?

Trump loves dictators. Erdogan is the latest to take advantage of that.