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19th-century political parties kidnapped reluctant voters and printed their own ballots...

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Author Edgar Allan Poe, the 19th-century master of American macabre, may have died of dirty politics. According to legend, a gang of party “poll...

How sexist abuse of women in Congress amounts to political violence...

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From plans to kidnap Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s being called a “f—ing b—” by her colleague Rep. Ted Yoho, it’s been...

Immigrants are still sending lots of money home despite the coronavirus...

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Banks and aid agencies have been warning of a pandemic-related plunge in the amount of money sent by migrants to family back home who...

Prejudice against people with darker skin may make donors less generous

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The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea U.S. donors are inclined to give less generously to charities in developing...

Restoring seagrasses can bring coastal bays back to life

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A century ago Virginia’s coastal lagoons were a natural paradise. Fishing boats bobbed on the waves as geese flocked overhead. Beneath the surface, miles...

Beheading in France could bolster president’s claim that Islam is in...

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A French high school teacher who had shown caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad to his class was beheaded on Oct. 16 by an 18-year-old...

Lincoln Project’s anti-Trump ads show power of biting satire

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The narrator in a recent Lincoln Project ad tells listeners, “In six months, COVID-19 has killed more Americans than any disease in a hundred...

Proposed student visa policy could hinder US competitiveness

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In an effort to crack down on international students and scholars who overstay their visas, the Trump administration is seeking to implement a new...

The president’s term ends at noon on Jan. 20

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With so much unclear about the upcoming presidential election, it’s nice to know that there is one absolute certainty. Mail-in ballots may take a long...

Chile puts its constitution on the ballot after year of civil...

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One year ago, Chileans took their anger over inequality and injustice to the streets, insisting that redressing the nation’s deep structural problems would require...
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