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Lessons from the Demise of a Voting Rights Bill

The For the People Act, a bill created by House Democrats after the 2018 midterm elections, could...

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Policing and the New York Mayoral Race

In the wake of last year’s Black Lives Matter protests, a central question of the New York...

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A Crucial Voting Rights Decision

How does the 1965 Voting Rights Act work? That is the question in front of the Supreme Court as...

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The Sunday Read: ‘Finding My Father’

During his childhood, Nicholas Casey, Madrid bureau chief for The New York Times, received visits...

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Day X, Part 4: Franco A.

We meet Franco A., an officer in the German military who lived a double life as a Syrian refugee...

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The Transformation of Ralph Northam

In 2019, it seemed to many that Gov. Ralph Northam’s career was over. That year, the...

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The War in Tigray

This episode contains descriptions of sexual violence. Just a few years ago, Ethiopia’s...

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Why Billionaires Pay So Little Tax

Jeff Bezos, Michael Bloomberg, Elon Musk and George Soros are household names. They are among the...

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Apple’s Bet on China

Apple built the world’s most valuable business by figuring out how to make China work for...

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From The Sunday Read Archives: ‘My Mustache, My Self’

During months of pandemic isolation, Wesley Morris, a critic at large for The New York Times,...

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Day X, Part 3: Blind Spot 2.0

Franco A. is not the only far-right extremist in Germany discovered by chance. For over a decade,...

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The Unlikely Pioneer Behind mRNA Vaccines

When she was at graduate school in the 1970s, Dr. Katalin Kariko learned about something that...

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The Bill That United the Senate

The Senate passed the largest piece of industrial policy seen in the U.S. in decades on Tuesday,...

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Who is Hacking the U.S. Economy?

In the past few weeks, some of the biggest industries in the U.S. have been held up by...

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Will Netanyahu Fall?

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel has always sold himself as a peerless defender of his...

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The Sunday Read: ‘The Native Scholar Who Wasn't’

Andrea Smith had long been an outspoken activist and academic in the Native American community....

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Day X, Part 2: In the Stomach

Franco A. visited the workplaces of two of his alleged targets. We meet both targets to hear the...

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Inside the Texas Legislature

Over the weekend, months of tension in the Texas Legislature came to a head. A group of...

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Joe Manchin’s Motivations

Representing a vanishing brand of Democratic politics that makes his vote anything but...

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