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Louisiana voters will have a chance to strike down a Jim Crow law this November

Watch: Stephen Colbert skewers white supremacists’ weird obsession with chugging milk

Report: 300 Pennsylvania Catholic priests sexually abused more than 1,000 children

The DOJ is investigating clerical child sex abuse in Pennsylvania. Such an inquiry is unprecedented.

Why DNA test results are actually pretty fuzzy

A lawsuit against Harvard could change affirmative action in college admissions

In Stormy Daniels, Trump may have met his match

I support affirmative action. But Harvard really is hurting Asian Americans.

Steve King endorses a bona fide white supremacist for Toronto mayor

Lady Gaga pegged her powerful Women in Hollywood speech to her suit. She didn’t need to.

Prominent evangelical leader on Khashoggi crisis: let’s not risk “$100 billion worth of arms sales”

“This is voter suppression”: black seniors in Georgia ordered off of bus to the polls

The criminalization of blackness isn’t just about adults. It affects black kids too.

The Eastern Orthodox Churches may split. It’s the biggest crisis for these churches in centuries.

One in 10 potential Florida voters can’t legally vote. Amendment 4 could change that.

Cherokee Nation citizens like me are used to people claiming our heritage. It’s exhausting.

Mary Bono resigns as USA Gymnastics president

A new study reveals the real reason Obama voters switched to Trump

Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test has started a whole new controversy

Piers Morgan made fun of Daniel Craig for carrying his baby. The response from dads was adorable.

Shitty Media Men List creator Moira Donegan on the year in #MeToo

I’m a sexual assault survivor. And a conservative. The Kavanaugh hearings were excruciating.

Hillary Clinton’s defense of Bill Clinton is why women don’t come forward

What Elizabeth Warren’s DNA teaches us about ancestry

Oscar Romero, a martyr for social justice and the newest Catholic saint, explained

WeWork is being sued for allegedly enabling sexual harassment

Why Melania’s response to Trump’s alleged affairs was so weird

Georgia put 53,000 voter registrations on hold, fueling new charges of voter suppression

Pope Francis accepted DC Archbishop Donald Wuerl’s resignation over sex abuse crisis

Max Boot, Jackie Robinson, and the racism problem in the Republican Party

How Ohio voters could upend the state’s war on drugs this November

Kanye West’s confounding political evolution, explained

Trump’s meeting with Kanye was really about masking his record on criminal justice reform

Texas evangelical groups are suing for the right to discriminate against LGBTQ workers

Christine Ford is still getting death threats. But she’s getting thank-you notes too.

One woman’s sexual assault charge against Harvey Weinstein has been dropped

The #MeToo movement and its evolution, explained

Kanye West and the damaging way we talk about celebrities and mental health

“Enough is enough”: Michelle Obama speaks out in support of #MeToo

This week’s voter ID rulings could help decide control of the Senate