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Good Riddance to Little League

Organized youth sports have become stressful, oversized monstrosities. Let them die.

Paul Krugman Says Our Technological Era Is One Big Disappointment. Here’s Why He’s Wrong.

India’s Heat Wave Has Killed 1,000 People in a Week—and It Could Get Worse

Back Hair Is Beautiful. Here's Why I Flaunt Mine.

Some of Amy Schumer’s Best Punch Lines Are the Clothes She Wears

Jurisprudence

Blatant Racism in the Courtroom

SCOTUS will review a death penalty case in which prosecutors worked to keep blacks off the jury.

Science

Were You There?

As a creationist kid, I was determined not to learn about evolution.

The Supreme Court Reviews a Case of Blatant Racism by Georgia Prosecutors

When My Science Teacher Taught Evolution, I Asked: “Were You There?”

The NYT’s Summer Reading List—All Books by White Writers—Is Not Very Good. Read These Instead.

Here Is the Grilled Chicken Recipe You’ll Be Making All Summer

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