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Bill Barr and Elizabeth Warren find a common enemy: Google

The Massachusetts senator wants the attorney general to resign. She also wants him to sue Google.

The battle for Latino voters in Arizona and Florida, explained

Trump is trying to win over Latinos in two key states. Is it working?

How America gave up on fighting the pandemic and saving the economy

The foundation of a healthy economy is a healthy workforce, and right now, America doesn’t have either.

Democrats are cheering a Supreme Court ruling on mail-in ballots. Here’s why it’s worse than it looks.

The Supreme Court ruling on Pennsylvania mail-in ballots is a blow to GOP — but the 4-4 vote should scare Democrats.

Senate Republicans could be the real roadblock to getting a stimulus deal passed

If Nancy Pelosi and Steven Mnuchin reach a stimulus agreement, it’s unclear whether Republicans would support it.

Texas Sen. John Cornyn is facing his first real challenge from newcomer MJ Hegar

Texas’s competitive Senate race is an omen of political change.

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The parody-proof president

Live from New York, impressions are trite! Vox critic-at-large Emily VanDerWerff explains why late-night TV struggles to satirize President Trump, and argues the internet is doing a much better job.

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A political scientist explains why the GOP is a threat to American democracy

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A gruesome murder in France rekindles the country’s debate on free speech and Islam

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Colorado is fighting its largest wildfire in history

Report: Massachusetts rarely fires state troopers, “no matter what they have done”

The US is plagued by long voting lines. Here’s how other countries do it better.

The great hypocrisy of California using Indigenous practices to curb wildfires

Nancy Pelosi sets a deadline this week for getting a stimulus deal before the election

One Good Thing: This animated miniseries perfectly captures the loneliness of autumn

Hybrid school might be the worst of both worlds

It’s the most important election in our lifetime, and it always will be

Fitness studios moved outside to stay afloat. Now winter is coming.

Democrats want to rebuild the State Department. They’re deeply divided over how.


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Go For Broke is a new narrative series from Epic Magazine and the Vox Media Podcast Network exploring the 2000 dot-com bubble... and what happened when the bubble popped. Listen wherever you get your podcasts.

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John Cornyn becomes the latest Senate Republican to ramp up criticism of Trump

Trump keeps on holding rallies even as Covid-19 cases surge

Sen. David Perdue’s racist treatment of Sen. Kamala Harris’s name was all too familiar 

The return of “lock her up”: Trump won’t stop attacking Gretchen Whitmer

SNL takes on dueling Trump and Biden town halls in its cold open

Polls: Senate races in Alaska and South Carolina are surprisingly competitive for Democrats

In 2017, women marched against Trump. Now they’re marching to get rid of him.

Thailand’s protest movement gains momentum amid a government crackdown

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern wins historic reelection

Why Trump flip-flopped on California disaster relief

A new study shows malaria’s often neglected toll on a vulnerable population: Pregnant women

A guide to the Trump administration’s biggest scandals, accomplishments, and policies 

Presidents hate to look sick. Trump has never needed to appear strong more.

What the FCC can and can’t do to Section 230

“There should be zero discrimination”: Joe Biden spoke in defense of transgender rights at Thursday’s town hall 

The EU and the UK still haven’t reached a post-Brexit agreement. What’s next?

Gothic novels are obsessed with borders. Mexican Gothic takes full advantage.

The many ways we know 2020 will be a banner year for voting

Which charities do the most good? Charity Navigator joins the effort to answer this crucial question.

Poll: College students are ready to call out people who don’t vote