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Paul Blest

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There Is No Bipartisan Compromise on Voting Rights

Joe Manchin is either delusional or he simply does not give a shit about protecting the right to vote.

Congress
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I Keep Finding Dogs

Is this a sign that I need to get a dog for myself???

Animals
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Stumbling Through the Tunnel

Today in 'What Now': Making it through the last lingering stages of the pandemic. PLUS: Group Chat.

Discourse Blog Birthday Week
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A Very Wide-Ranging Chat With Jamelle Bouie

Today in our 'What Now' newsletter: talking to the NYT columnist about Reconstruction, labor, Joe Biden, and much more.

Discourse Blog Birthday Week
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Marco Rubio Is Giving Capital a Way Out

History says they'll probably take it.

The Economy
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Put Your Name on the Checks Joe

Come on man!

White House
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The Rise and Fall of Grand Slam USA

How a single batting cage led me down a very weird rabbit hole.

Culture
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This is the Same Old Bad Immigration System

Child detention is immoral, hope this helps.

Immigration
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Accountability Isn’t Real

Ted Cruz won't face consequences because there are no consequences for politicians anymore.

Politics
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Don’t Be Mad at Teachers for Not Wanting to Die

The hysteria around school reopenings is out of control.

COVID
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Pandemic Life: I Got Very Into Tennis

I've invented a new type of guy.

The Discourse
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Hey Let’s Bring Back That Abolish ICE Thing

ICE deported babies to a country that could become a warzone at any moment. You can't reform that.

Immigration
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Marjorie Taylor Greene Isn’t Going Away

To defeat her, you must defeat the entire Republican Party.

Congress
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Jeff Bezos, Enemy of the People

As he steps down from Amazon, his brutal anti-worker legacy can never be forgotten.

Fuck Bosses
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All the Worst Assholes Are Here for the GameStop Debacle

Please can these people stop talking!!!

The Economy
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The Do Nothing Caucus

These Senate Democrats aren't 'dealmakers.' They're cynical, useless scammers.

Congress
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The GOP Will Never Love Joe Biden Back

Republicans can't be accommodated. They must be crushed.

White House
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Today in What Now: Talking to David Roth About the End of Trump

A sneak preview of today's premium newsletter.

Housekeeping
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The Right Never Gave a Shit About the Cops

The GOP freakout about the House metal detectors shows that.

Justice
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Impeach Trump and Then Keep Going

'Healing and unity' was always a mistake.

Congress
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