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Clean Air Is for the WealthyHow California’s green-vehicle subsidies magnify the state’s income inequality problem.
How the New Mad Max Movie Messed With NamibiaThe cautionary tale of resource scarcity actually caused harm during filming.
Why Did It Take More Than a Year to Charge the Officer Who Shot Laquan McDonald? A former prosecutor, now running to be Cook County state’s attorney, decries Chicago’s crawl to justice.
Slate Voice: “If It Happened There,” Thanksgiving Edition Josh Keating reads his piece on America’s annual festival pilgrimage.
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