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Mississippi’s Race to the Bottom

The state is failing in almost every imaginable way. The reason why is rooted in its violent and racist past.

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Maine Judge Sides With Science, Rejects State's Attempt to Quarantine Kaci Hickox

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The Monkey’s Paw

A special Slate edition of the classic 1902 story of the macabre.

What Exactly Is an Inhuman? A Primer on Marvel Studios’ Odd New Superheroes.

With Her Topless Instagram Photo, Chelsea Handler Makes Two Very Good Points

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