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 2021-12-03 05:30 

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Photos of the Week: Santa School, Snowy Soccer, Dinosaur Lantern...

A stranded whale in Chile, a graffiti competition in Spain, an empty Christmas market in Prague, a lighthouse above Lake Superior,, a presidential campaign in Gambia, and much more...

 2021-12-02 19:01 

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People's Choice: Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2021...

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest is inviting the public to vote for their favorite image, selected from a group of shortlisted entries....

 2021-12-02 18:45 

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The Atlantic Daily: The New Normal on Abortion...

The Supreme Court appears ready to severely curtail Roe v. Wade ....

 2021-12-02 17:39 

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The Struggle to Overcome Mass-Shooting Cynicism...

"If I end my public-service career and haven't passed a significant federal firearms-reform bill, I'll consider my time in public service a failure," Senator Chris Murphy says....

 2021-12-02 17:23 

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Omicron Won't Ruin Your Booster...

Sometimes, dips in immunization quality can be rescued with a little extra quantity....

 2021-12-02 16:29 

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Republicans Hope Their Assault on Democracy Will Stop a Post- Roe Backlash...

Conservatives on the Supreme Court have engineered a system that allows half the country's population to be stripped of a fundamental constitutional right....

 2021-12-02 13:42 

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Why Is Mel Gibson, Hollywood's Leading Anti-Semite, Still Getting Hired?...

Cancel culture can't be real if this man is still employable....

 2021-12-02 13:00 

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Peloton Is Stuck, Just Like the Rest of Us...

People want the company to be a pandemic crystal ball. It's not....

 2021-12-02 12:30 

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We Opened the Schools and ... It Was Fine...

Many parents feared the worst, but so far, no widespread COVID crisis has come to America's classrooms....

 2021-12-02 12:00 

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Why It's So Weird to Meet Zoom Friends In Real Life...

Virtual friendships are transitioning from grainy video to real life, and creating a pandemic-induced feeling akin to dj vu....

 2021-12-02 11:00 

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Like Watching Six Different Marriages Fall Apart...

What Peter Jackson's Get Back reveals about the Beatles breakup...

 2021-12-02 11:00 

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When You Can't Change the World, Change Your Feelings...

Adjusting your attitude is easier than you think....

 2021-12-02 09:01 

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The Experiment Podcast: Is There Justice in Felony Murder?...

In April, The Experiment explored a widely criticized legal principle that disproportionately puts youth of color and women behind bars. But is it the only way to hold police accountable when they kill?...

 2021-12-01 23:52 

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The End of Roe...

Today's oral argument signaled that the Court is poised to reverse Roe v. Wade outright....

 2021-12-01 22:08 

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Omicron's Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios...

A new, highly contagious variant could have terrible consequences. But if it ends up causing milder symptoms than Delta, there's a real upside....

 2021-12-01 20:49 

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America Is Running Out of New Ideas...

In film, science, and the economy, the U.S. has fallen out of love with the hard work of invention....

 2021-12-01 20:09 

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The Two Uneasy Alliances That Will Redefine Climate Policy...

Climate advocates finally have some power—and all the dilemmas that come with it....

 2021-12-01 19:48 

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Welcome to Work in Progress...

A newsletter about the world's most important mysteries...

 2021-12-01 19:43 

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A Better Conversation Than Social Media...

Join a thoughtful new dialogue on controversies around COVID, incarceration, and more...

 2021-12-01 19:18 

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The Humans Is a Terrifying Dissection of Family Dysfunction...

In a new film adaptation of the Tony-winning play, a difficult Thanksgiving dinner turns into something grotesque....

 2021-12-01 19:11 

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The Atlantic Continues Newsletter Expansion With Work in Progress, Up for Debate, and The Good Word...

The Atlantic covers news, politics, culture, technology, health, and more, through its articles, podcasts, videos, and flagship magazine....

 2021-12-01 18:30 

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Welcome to Up for Debate...

Let's converse here, instead of on social media....

 2021-12-01 18:29 

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Welcome to The Good Word...

Join me on weekly deep dives into my favorite words and phrases from the previous week of Atlantic crosswords....

 2021-12-01 17:23 

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2021 Hubble Space Telescope Advent Calendar...

Every day until Saturday, December 25, we'll present one new image of our universe from NASA's orbiting telescope....

 2021-12-01 15:51 

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The Atlantic Daily: Does the GOP Have a Path Forward Without Trump?...

Donald Trump is maybe running for president in 2024. Mike Pence might be too. What's the future of the Republican Party?...

 2021-12-01 14:34 

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The Biggest 'Oh No' Moment in the Solar System...

Everything has to go right for the James Webb Space Telescope....

 2021-12-01 12:01 

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What Makes a Vaccine's Protection Last?...

A vaccine's value isn't just in its peak performance; also essential to know is when, and how quickly, protection might start to decline....

 2021-12-01 12:01 

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Why People Turn Watching TV Into Work...

The rise of the attention economy has accelerated our habit of engaging with our hobbies in a data-driven way....

 2021-12-01 12:01 

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The New Right's Strange and Dangerous Cult of Toughness...

An emerging culture idolizes a twisted version of "toughness" as the highest ideal and despises a false version of "weakness" as the lowest vice....

 2021-12-01 11:00 

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Iran Feels Cornered by the Biden Administration...

As nuclear talks resume, Iran is feeling both insecure and uncompromising—a dangerous combination....

 2021-11-30 22:02 

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How Stephen Sondheim Changed Musical Theater...

The late composer-lyricist cracked open a calcified medium and made it engage with the human condition....

 2021-11-30 20:11 

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A Crackdown on Illegal Gold Dredging in Brazil...

Rumors of a gold discovery recently brought hundreds of illegal mining dredges to a river in the Amazon. Officials have set fire to more than 60 of them....

 2021-11-30 14:04 

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What the Peng Shuai Scandal Is Really About...

Beijing's embarrassment undercuts its campaign to present the Chinese system as superior to chaotic American democracy and a model for the world....

 2021-11-30 13:01 

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When Multilevel Marketing Met Gen Z...

Amelia Whelan used social media as an accelerant for her sales community. Then things blew up....

 2021-11-30 12:00 

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The Mantra of White Supremacy...

The idea that anti-racist is a code word for anti-white is the claim of avowed extremists....

 2021-11-30 11:00 

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The Mississippi Abortion Ban Is 'Pure Gaslighting'...

So says the controversial judge who struck down the law that comes before the Supreme Court tomorrow....

 2021-11-30 11:00 

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70 Years of Chicken-Little Stories About Higher Education...

Why American universities so reliably disappoint conservatives, decade after decade....

 2021-11-30 10:00 

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Mike Pence Still Has Presidential Ambitions...

If Donald Trump officially enters the 2024 race, that doesn't mean his former vice president will stay out of the contest....

 2021-11-30 01:36 

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The Atlantic Daily: What We Know About the Omicron Variant...

Should you be panicking? No, but you should be paying attention....

 2021-11-30 01:03 

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Chris Cuomo Must Go...

New revelations show the CNN anchor betrayed his obligation to his viewers....

 2021-11-29 12:01 

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Whatever Happened to the Exceptions for Rape and Incest?...

New abortion bans are stricter than ever before....

 2021-11-29 12:01 

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The Inventors of America's Most Dangerous Idea...

Freedom used to be a rallying cry for justice, but the country's realtors had a better use for it....

 2021-11-29 12:01 

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COVID Parenting Is Reaching a Breaking Point...

An epidemiologist joins five Atlantic parents to discuss just how long their pandemic trade-offs can hold....

 2021-11-29 11:31 

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The New COVID Drugs Are a Bigger Deal Than People Realize...

Vaccines are amazing, but people who become infected need effective treatments....

 2021-11-29 11:00 

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Hill Staffers Are Wearing Sneakers Now...

Congress is modernizing thanks to the pandemic. But it still has a long way to go....

 2021-11-29 11:00 

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What Happens When You're the Investment...

Social capital is becoming economic capital....

 2021-11-29 03:00 

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There's No Sad Party Like a Succession Party...

The Roys have a lot to celebrate—but very little to feel happy about....

 2021-11-28 13:01 

The Atlantic

The Game...

A poem by Marie Howe, published in The Atlantic in 1996...

 2021-11-28 11:01 

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'Land Acknowledgments' Are Just Moral Exhibitionism...

These statements relieve the speaker and the audience of the responsibility to think about Indigenous peoples, at least until the next public event....

 2021-11-28 00:33 

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What Stephen Sondheim Knew About Endings...

His work was strongest when it lingered in the pain of knowing that no ever after lasts long....

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