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What Black Voters Won

Alabama is proof that they can deliver elections for Democrats—but only if the party delivers for them.

Republicans Reach a Tax Deal—and Decide to Cut Rates Even Further for Millionaires

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Why the Internet Turned Against a Bullied Kid

We’re Watching This Odd Asteroid, and It Might Be Watching Us


What I Never Said About Kozinski

I witnessed the judge’s sexually charged behavior for 20 years. He made me feel like a victim and an accomplice.

15 Going on 24

Hollywood warps
our concept of childhood
when it casts sexy adults
to play teenagers on TV.

How Judge Alex Kozinski Made Us All Victims and Accomplices

The Adult Bodies Playing Teens on TV

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