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No One Will Notice Bannon Is Gone

His noxious ideas will live on at the White House.

“Free Speech Rally” Cut Short After Thousands of Counter-Protesters Flood Boston

Duke University Removes Robert E. Lee Statue Days After it Was Vandalized

White Americans Have to Make a Choice

Will they share the country and its story—or reject equality?

Too Bad Trump Doesn’t Give a Damn About These Beautiful Monuments

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Some People Need Opioids

The federal crackdown on pain meds is making many patients’ lives miserable.

Robert E. Lee, Remixed

We don’t have to remove Confederate monuments. We can let artists slice and dice them.

The Opioid Crackdown Is Making Life Miserable—Even Untenable—for People With Chronic Pain

One Alternative to Tearing Down Confederate Monuments: Creatively Repurposing Them

Native Americans Were Crucial to the Birth of Rock ’n’ Roll. Finally, a New Documentary Reveals How.

A History of Eclipse Glasses and People Who Regretted Not Wearing Them

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