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identity-rights

This Ad Agency Is Getting $12 Million to Make Border Patrol Look Fun and Cool

Ogilvy is proud to do work on behalf of gay rights, women's empowerment, and... CBP?
Molly Taft
7.11.19
Weed

How a Bogus Anti-Weed Stat Seeped into the Mainstream

"These guys are the flat-earth crew."
Chris Roberts
7.1.19
identity-rights

7 Debate Moments That Won't Make You Give Up Entirely

The first 2020 Democratic presidential debate was occasionally substantial. It was also very dark and strange.
Alex Norcia
6.27.19
identity-rights

Wayfair Is Profiting from Immigration Detention, So I'm Walking Out

Honestly, we did not think this would go all across the internet.
Anonymous
6.25.19
Scam Academy

It Was Surprisingly Easy to Cheat in Bible Class at Karen Pence's School

I would still consider myself religious, but I just felt it was unrealistic to expect me to memorize Bible verses at age 12.
Anonymous
6.24.19
identity-rights

The Latest Dream Act Excludes Young Immigrants Who Aren’t Perfect

In a little noticed tweak, minor offenses such as underage drinking or shoplifting could lead to people being deported, critics warned.
Eli Hager
6.17.19
money-inequality

Dread and Decay in An 'Abandoned' Miami Beach Hotel

A symbol of luxury in one of the most unequal places on Earth became a refuge for homeless people. Then the cops got involved.
Jordan Blumetti
6.14.19
Religion

When a Binding Contract With God Means Staying Silent on Sexual Abuse

Evangelical megachurches are leaning on a favorite tool of corporations to protect themselves from liability in the MeToo era.
Alex Norcia
6.13.19
money-inequality

Clothes Are Canceled

Marie Kondo-inspired minimalism is just one of many forces killing the shopping spree.
Ankita Rao
6.13.19
Scam Academy

I Use My Learning Disorder Diagnosis to Cheat on Tests

Getting diagnosed cost thousands of dollars—my roommate couldn't afford it—but it's helping me out big time.
Anonymous
6.3.19
money-scams

'I Was Gone from the World and Nobody Noticed': One Woman's Story of Being Trapped by NXIVM

"I remember scratching down my arms and wanting to scream."
Sarah Berman
5.30.19
money-inequality

Burnout Is Real, and the Solution Is Radically Changing How We Work

"It should not be necessary for all of us to work our asses off."
Mike Pearl
5.30.19
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