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How Ferguson Changed America

A year ago Darren Wilson killed Michael Brown. What has followed has been the greatest national reckoning on racism since the beating of Rodney King.

How Joe Biden Could Make Things Incredibly Awkward for Hillary Clinton

The Planned Parenthood Vote Shows That the Right-Wing Fringe Has Taken Over the GOP

We Should Be Thankful Coyotes Are Invading Our Cities

This Make-Ahead Side Dish Is the Best Way to Cook Zucchini

Bitwise

Windows 10 Is a Nightmare for Privacy

It’s shamelessly going after your data. Here’s how to protect yourself.

Books

Eat or Be Eaten

Alexandra Kleeman’s debut may be our best novel about the weirdness of being female in a culture that is obsessed with women’s bodies.

Windows 10 Shamelessly Wants Your Data. Here’s How to Protect Yourself.

This Novel Nails the Weirdness of Being Female in a Culture Obsessed With Your Body

What Exactly Is Going On in True Detective Season 2? A Clear Plot Breakdown.

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