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Don’t act surprised: Conservative antisemitism is alive and well 

The school curriculum fight isn’t only about racism — and this audio of a Texas school official proves it.
Photo illustration: Scribbles over images of a Holocaust memorial, stack of books and a banner that reads, "Southlake Texas".
Photo illustration: Scribbles over images of a Holocaust memorial, stack of books and a banner that reads, "Southlake Texas".

Biden's SCOTUS commission releases initial findings. Progressives aren't happy.

A committee created to consider reforms to the court returned with some lukewarm ideas. 
Photo illustration: Image of the Supreme Court of the United States and Joe Biden.
Photo illustration: Image of the Supreme Court of the United States and Joe Biden.

The GOP’s plot to limit Black, brown power is working

Gerrymandering and census sabotage are diminishing the power of nonwhite Americans.
Photo collage: A census taker with a tablet, pages with the title,"United States Census 2020" and an image of a child sleeping on his father's shoulders.
Photo collage: A census taker with a tablet, pages with the title,"United States Census 2020" and an image of a child sleeping on his father's shoulders.

The Jan. 6 committee moves to hold Steve Bannon in contempt. Will it matter?

There could be a long road ahead before the former Trump adviser faces any real consequences for refusing to cooperate with the House panel's investigation.
IMage: Steve Bannon at a summit in Washington in 2017.
IMage: Steve Bannon at a summit in Washington in 2017.

Kyrie Irving thinks he's giving a voice to the voiceless. He's wrong.

The Brooklyn Nets guard reportedly thinks his opposition to vaccines is righteous. Here’s why he’s wrong.
Kyrie Irving #11 of the Brooklyn Nets during the game against the Milwaukee Bucks during the 2021 NBA Playoffs on June 5, 2021 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Kyrie Irving #11 of the Brooklyn Nets during the game against the Milwaukee Bucks during the 2021 NBA Playoffs on June 5, 2021 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

On George Floyd’s birthday, we need more than reflection. We need action.

The U.S. criminal justice system makes martyrs out of people like George Floyd, but true change is yet to be seen.
Marchers cross the Brooklyn Bridge demanding police reform after a commemoration to honor the anniversary of George Floyd's death on May 25, 2021, in New York City.
Marchers cross the Brooklyn Bridge demanding police reform after a commemoration to honor the anniversary of George Floyd's death on May 25, 2021, in New York City.

This Michigan city is 84% Black — and its water is undrinkable

Benton Harbor is a reminder that the impacts of Michigan’s crumbling infrastructure continue to poison residents’ water supply today.
Image: Workers wait to hand out water bottles to Flint residents in Michigan in 2016.
Image: Workers wait to hand out water bottles to Flint residents in Michigan in 2016.

Former Trump official floats war to stop 'invasion' of migrants

Ken Cuccinelli and Chad Wolf warned of an “invasion” by undocumented migrants and called for more “immigration consequences” Wednesday.
Image: A boy walks along the Rio Bravo in Ciudad Juarez on the Mexican side of the border with Texas on March 22, 2021.
Image: A boy walks along the Rio Bravo in Ciudad Juarez on the Mexican side of the border with Texas on March 22, 2021.

Virginia’s GOP nominee for governor stokes fury over school curriculum

Glenn Youngkin's campaign has organized “Parents Matter” rallies to rile up conservatives and use their anger to help him in November.
Image: Virginia Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin attends a debate in Alexandria on Sept. 28, 2021.
Image: Virginia Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin attends a debate in Alexandria on Sept. 28, 2021.

Jon Gruden is exactly the type of coach NFL owners love — and that's a big problem

Team owners seem to seek out coaches like Gruden, who resigned from the Las Vegas Raiders following reports that he sent homophobic and misogynistic emails.
Illustration of former Raiders head coach Jon Gruden and Raiders players celebrating.
Illustration of former Raiders head coach Jon Gruden and Raiders players celebrating.

New report reveals catastrophic reach of human-induced climate change

At least 85 percent of the world's population has been impacted by human-induced climate change, according to a new report.
Image: A destroyed home in floodwater.
Image: A destroyed home in floodwater.