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Gone With the Wind

America’s most popular movie is a nostalgic vision of the Confederate South. Should it be banned or taught?

The Trump Obstruction Case: a Timeline

Trump Argues With Gold Star Widow’s Account That She Was “Upset and Hurt”

Who Cares How High A.I. Can Score on IQ Tests?

It Sounds Like Pixar Is Going to Make You Cry Again With Coco

Interrogation

Was Conservatism Racist All Along?

Onetime right-wing radio star Charlie Sykes reflects on Trump’s win.

Punished for
Being Poor

Even a place as progressive
as San Francisco is having
a hard time making
bail reform work.

A Onetime Right-Wing Radio Star Ponders Whether Conservatism Was Racist All Along

In San Francisco, Defendants Are Still Locked Up Because They Can’t Afford to Buy Their Freedom

Cub Scout Kicked Out of Den After Asking State Senator a Tough Gun Control Question

The Problem in STEM Education Isn’t a “Pipeline” Problem

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