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Crime

He Killed Her Daughter. She Forgave Him.

Linda White believes in a form of justice that privileges atonement over punishment. She practices what she preaches.

SCOTUS Might Destroy Affirmative Action Because a White Woman’s Grades Weren’t Good Enough

Greece Is About to Do Something No Developed Country Has Ever Done

All the Racist Comments That Got Donald Trump Fired From NBC

There’s Something Very Surprising About This Glass of Water

Moneybox

Worked to Death

The government is supposed to protect industrial workers from fatal substances. It’s barely updated its regulations in 40 years.

Doublex

“Nine Pounds of Uncooperative Flop”

What it’s like to work out with a bunch of babies.

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What I Learned From Working Out With a Bunch of Babies

Bulk Grocery Stores Trick You Into Buying Food You’ll End Up Tossing Out. Don’t Fall for It.

Google Scrambles After Software IDs Photo of Two Black People as “Gorillas”

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