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identity-culture

The NFL Thinks We’re All Stupid

The league's partnership with Jay-Z to promote criminal justice reform reeks of cynicism.
Harry Cheadle
8.30.19
Gender

Kirsten Gillibrand Shouldn’t Have Been the One to Drop Out

Her campaign never got off the ground, but she was a more interesting candidate than people gave her credit for.
Jeb Lund
8.29.19
climate change

Democrats Say They Want a Climate Debate. So Which Ones Killed It?

The leading 2020 candidates supposedly wanted a debate devoted to climate—but the Democratic National Committee shot down that idea. We should know who is responsible.
Harry Cheadle
8.28.19
Celebrity

Why Is Failed Professional Liar Sean Spicer on 'Dancing with the Stars'?

Re-framing dangerously incompetent political figures as “fun” is careless and deeply troubling.
Cole Kazdin
8.21.19
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Hollywood Needs to Start Hiring Actual Africans to Play African Characters

In a time when we’re finally getting to celebrate culturally specific content, mainstream film and television continues to fail characters of African descent.
Tayo Bero
4.23.19
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What I Learned from Reading a Whole Bunch of Trump Tell-Alls

It's not really selling out unless you cash in.
Alex Norcia
4.19.19
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Marianne Williamson Wants to Make Democrats the Party of Faith

For progressive, religious people like me, the 2020 candidate has a powerful message
Issac J. Bailey
4.17.19
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Is the GOP Healthcare Plan Actually an April Fools' Prank?

It's the only way to explain what Republicans have been doing and saying on healthcare.
Harry Cheadle
4.1.19
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A Surprising Number of People Don't Seem to Care About the Mueller Report

For all the intense media coverage, few people have changed their minds about Trump even after the conclusion of the investigation into his campaign.
Harry Cheadle
3.28.19
Views My Own

Trump Never Had Anything to Fear from an Insider Like Robert Mueller

We have effectively written white-collar crime and public corruption out of the US code.
David Dayen
3.27.19
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All 76 of Andrew Yang's Policies Ranked from 'Regular' to 'Science Fiction'

Under President Yang, we'll all be voting on our phones using blockchain and getting free marriage counseling.
Justin Caffier
3.27.19
Views My Own

Making Friends Is Tough After You Leave a Cult

How Seven of Nine from ‘Star Trek Voyager’ spoke to my social dilemma.
Star Spider
3.26.19
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