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  1. fashion
    Discussing Fashion and Political Power at the Museum at FITWith Dr. Valerie Steele and Washington Post fashion editor Robin Givhan.
  2. politics
    What’s Going On With Mitch McConnell’s Hands?The senator denies having any medical issues after a photo of his bruised-looking hands went viral.
  3. action item
    Help 6 Black Women Make History in TexasThe “Sisters in Law” are running to be judges in a county that hasn’t had seen a Black woman elected since 1994.
  4. 2020 debates
    Could’ve Used More Mute ButtonThe final presidential debate promised a mute button, but arguably underdelivered on it.
  5. scotus
    Everything We Know About Amy Coney Barrett’s ViewsDuring her confirmation hearings, she has evaded questions on abortion and health care — but her record speaks for itself.
  6. power
    Nigeria Has Erupted Into Protests Over Police ViolenceEverything to know about the #EndSARS movement, which has gained international attention.
  7. power
    Ex-Members of Amy Coney Barrett’s Faith Group Allege AbusePeople of Praise has come under increased scrutiny since Barrett’s nomination to the Supreme Court.
  8. power
    Parents of 545 Children Separated at the Border Are Still MissingThe ACLU says it has been unable to locate hundreds of parents, whose children were forcibly taken from them at the border in 2017.
  9. breonna taylor
    What Really Happened with the Breonna Taylor Grand Jury?Suspicions are mounting that the attorney general lied about what happened during deliberations.
  10. real talk
    How I Convinced My Dad Not to Vote for TrumpSeven people on changing the minds of their loved ones.
  11. so you want to be president?
    The Third Presidential Debate of 2020 Is Nearly Upon UsHere’s how, where, and when to watch.
  12. zdi
    The Zoom Dick Incident Interrupted an Election Simulation???In which Jeffrey Toobin was role-playing as “the courts,” all of them.
  13. power
    Trump Interrupted a Highly-Classified Briefing for … MilkshakesIn the middle of a meeting with top intelligence officials, Trump got bored and tried to order everyone malts.
  14. power
    Trump Encourages Calls to ‘Lock Up’ Gretchen WhitmerThe president’s campaign says he was simply “having fun.” Whitmer says he was “inciting domestic terrorism.”
  15. be best
    Melania Is a Blogger NowHer newest essay, posted on Whitehouse.gov, focuses on a fake friend she will not name.
  16. action item
    It Has Never Been Easier to Phone Bank in Swing StatesAnd it feels really good!
  17. q&a
    This Might Be the Most Scarily Relevant Thing on TV Right NowTalking with the writer and director of What the Constitution Means to Me.
  18. power
    I Guess That’s ThatThe Amy Coney Barrett hearings end in a whimper.
  19. politics
    Let’s See What Trump Has to Say about Barron’s COVID Diagnosis“He’s very tall … He’s handsome.”
  20. 2020 election
    Kamala Harris Campaign Staffer Tests Positive for COVIDSenator Harris has suspended in-person campaigning through Sunday.
  21. power
    What Does It Mean to Pack the Court?Congress can legally expand the number of seats on the Supreme Court, and some Democrats want to do it.
  22. power
    ‘He Doesn’t Think About Who Washes His Clothes’One of Trump’s former housekeepers is terrified for domestic workers in the White House.
  23. coronavirus
    A Running List of COVID-Positive Trump AssociatesDonald Trump’s son Barron apparently tested positive at some point in the last two weeks.
  24. power
    It’ll Have to Be Completely DestroyedMaybe American health care will burn to the ground before it can be rebuilt.
  25. the cut podcast
    Am I Radical Enough?Compromising between pragmatism and the idealism on this week’s episode of The Cut.
  26. 2020 election
    Sure, Let Him Talk for a Whole HourMore time for Trump to discuss tiny fish and kissing.
  27. crime
    What We Know About the Plot to Kidnap Gretchen Whitmer“Violent extremists” attempted to kidnap Michigan’s governor, according to the FBI — and they may have targeted Virginia’s governor, too.
  28. politics
    Just Look at This Cackling GhoulWhen asked about his devastating failures on handling coronavirus, Mitch McConnell made his contempt crystal clear.
  29. campaign trail
    Crazed Man Threatens to ‘Kiss Everyone’Ten days after testing positive for COVID-19, Trump is back on the campaign trail — and eager to kiss his supporters (???).
  30. coronavirus
    Dr. Fauci Would Like to Be Excluded From This NarrativeSeems like Fauci can, in fact, imagine someone doing more about the coronavirus than Trump has.
  31. action item
    Learn How to Spot Voter Suppression on Election Day — and Fight BackTake a virtual voter defense training.
  32. hypocrisy
    Trump’s COVID ‘Cure’ Was Developed Using Fetal TissueRegeneron was tested on cells derived from abortions — a practice Trump has repeatedly condemned.
  33. politics
    Trump Is Now Calling Kamala Harris a ‘Monster’His newest unhinged epithet for a female politician.
  34. power
    An Unarmed Black Man Tried to Shake Hands With a Cop. He Was Shot Dead.Jonathan Price, 31, was shot four times in the torso after his family says he broke up a domestic dispute.
  35. abortion rights
    We Know Exactly How Amy Coney Barrett Feels About AbortionDon’t let Republicans pretend otherwise.
  36. presidential debates
    What the Hell Is Going on With the Next Presidential Debate?Organizers say it will take place remotely — in which case Trump says he won’t participate at all.
  37. american heros
    The Fly Made Us Feel AliveAn American hero.
  38. 2020 debates
    ‘Mr. Vice-President, I’m Speaking’Kamala Harris shut down Mike Pence’s bulldozing at the vice-presidential debate.
  39. 2020 election
    Glad to See They’re Taking This Seriously“Those plexiglass barriers are really only going to be effective if the vice-president or Kamala Harris are spitting at each other.”
  40. what now?
    Will Far-Right Violence Erupt on Election Day?Under Trump, white-supremacist groups are more emboldened than ever. Here’s what to expect, and what we can do.
  41. big boy
    Oh, So Now You Want to Be Alone With a Woman Who Isn’t MotherMike Pence reportedly refuses to use a plexiglass partition for his updating debate with Kamala Harris.
  42. super spreaders
    The Trump Camp Is Already Trying to Spin ThisThe sideshow of COVID-19 at the White House gets more insane, even for this administration.
  43. power
    Coronavirus-Ridden President Goes on Reckless JoyrideMedical professionals are horrified.
  44. oops
    Was Amy Coney Barrett’s Maskless Rose Garden Ceremony a Super-Spreader Event?At least seven prominent Republicans who attended have tested positive for the coronavirus.
  45. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Phara Souffrant ForrestTalking to the New York State assembly candidate about campaigning while working as a nurse amid the pandemic.
  46. coronavirus
    How Bad Is Trump’s COVID-19 Case, Really?After a weekend of mixed messaging, here’s what we know about the president’s health.
  47. politics
    Melania Hates ChristmasShe was caught bashing the holiday in a secretly-taped phone call.
  48. good news
    Meanwhile, in Vermont …Leaves rustle. A cold wind blows. Bernard Sanders is back on the road.
  49. power
    Trump and Melania Have CoronavirusAs of now, they’re both apparently “feeling good.”
  50. power
    The Kimberly Guilfoyle Harassment Allegations Are Even Worse Than We ThoughtIn a New Yorker report, Don Jr.’s girlfriend is accused of repeatedly exposing herself to her assistant and showing off photos of male genitalia.
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