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Edition 135

"Political Language Is Not a Separate Force"

In an interview with Julian Zelizer, The New York Times Company CEO Mark Thompson speaks to his ideas on the language of politics.

Edition 135
"Political Language Is Not a Separate Force"

In an interview with Julian Zelizer, The New York Times Company CEO Mark Thompson speaks to his ideas on the language of politics.

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Edition 134
We Are Not Our Vote

Black Americans are more diverse than their ballots, writes Theodore R. Johnson.

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Edition 133
Get Education Right from the Start of School

We need to relearn our ABCs and design a primary school system from scratch, says Ruby Takanishi.

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Edition 132
Black and Proud: MLK, BLM, and Today’s Education Reformers

Robin V. Harris argues we must remember Martin Luther King Jr. and education reformer Polly Williams as they were—unapologetically black.

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Edition 131
Trump's Rise Didn't Come out of Nowhere

Lee Drutman writes on the past, present, and future of America's political realignment.

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Edition 130
A Hate Confronted

Brynne Morris shares the story of her personal search for reflection after a tragedy brought about by terrorism.

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Edition 129
Energy and the Environment, Not the Olympics, Are the Real Tests for Brazil

Eve Bratman explains why the loss felt by Brazilians from the Rio Games will be greater than that experienced by any athlete.

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Edition 128
Want to Close the Racial Wealth Gap in America? Diversify the Tech Industry

The tech industry is the next great civil rights battleground. Laura Weidman Powers explains why.

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Edition 127
If We Want Gun Safety, We Need to Change Course

We need to do something differently if we hope to enact gun control in America, says Heather Hurlburt.

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Edition 126
Women and All Their Fake Free Time

Zuzana Boehmová and Elizabeth Weingarten explain why we aren't talking about the value of unpaid work—and why we should.

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Edition 125
Who Has the Luxury to Fail?

Patricia Hart argues that the next disruption to come out of Silicon Valley should be increased equality in social innovation.

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Edition 124
China’s Worst Disaster

In a continuation of our look at the personal element of politics, Mei Fong shares how she came to examine China's one child policy.

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