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Democrats Took Back the House, but Republicans Weren't Using It Anyway

There was good news for Democrats on Tuesday night, but they are still on the outside looking in.
Harry Cheadle
11.8.18
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Sex Work is About Finding Your Niche, and Upselling

"I’m a non-binary takatāpui transsexual, and I like being feminine, and I want a dick, and I don’t see why I shouldn’t."
Stevie
11.8.18
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Trump May Finally Be Getting Too Racist for America

His naked appeals to white identity politics may appeal to some of his supporters—it's up to the rest of us to stand up against those appeals.
Issac J. Bailey
11.1.18
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Climate Change Edgelords Are the New Climate Change Deniers

People who get off on being wet blankets about the coming climate apocalypse are as bad for the cause as skeptics, if not worse.
Mike Pearl
10.11.18
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Climate Apathy Is Worse Than Climate Denial

A new report makes the dangers of a warming planet more apparent than ever. Too bad the people running the US don't seem to care.
Harry Cheadle
10.8.18
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The Worst Job Interview of All Time

Getting angry and describing how much you love beer are generally frowned upon if you want to get hired.
Eve Peyser
10.3.18
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Big Pharma's Opioid Greed Was Even Worse Than We Thought

"The Sackler family is just as shameless, and only marginally less ruthless, than the drug cartels."
Maia Szalavitz
9.13.18
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The Bailouts for the Rich Are Why America Is So Screwed Right Now

Did they prevent a full-scale collapse? Yes. Was it necessary to do it the way we did? Not at all.
Matt Stoller
9.13.18
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Do Media Companies Report Too Much on Mass Shooters?

Sound, iterative journalism can keep rumor-mongering at bay—unless it feeds a "contagion" effect of violence.
Krishna Andavolu
9.13.18
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Seventeen Years Later, America Still Has No Idea What to Do on 9/11

Garfield the cat is staring at a painting of the American flag—what are you doing?
Harry Cheadle
9.11.18
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There's a Lie at the Heart of Nike's New Kaepernick Ad

The tagline should be: "Believe in something. Even when the billionaires who control your fate take your dream away."
Harry Cheadle
9.6.18
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An Anonymous Trump Adviser Just Called Him 'Amoral' and 'Anti-Democratic'

The 'New York Times' ran an op-ed that is a great example of the mental gymnastics it takes to work for Trump.
Harry Cheadle
9.5.18