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Has the Tide Turned Against Partisan Gerrymandering?

2 hours 26 min ago
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday struck down the state’s maps as too heavily biased toward Republicans, the latest ruling in a new and contentious battle over legislative districts.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/01/pennsylvania-partisan-gerrymandering-north-carolina-wisconsin-scotus/551177/?utm_source=feed

Living Through Death With Harry Potter

2 hours 26 min ago
Trauma and tragedy play a role in a lot of children’s literature. But it was J.K. Rowling’s series that helped me cope with almost dying.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2018/01/living-through-death-with-harry-potter/550445/?utm_source=feed

<em>The Atlantic</em> Daily: Stopgap Deal, Risky Diplomacy, Grown-Ups' Grandparents

Mon, 2018-01-22 18:45
And morehttps://www.theatlantic.com/newsletters/archive/2018/01/the-atlantic-daily-january-22-2018/551171/?utm_source=feed

<i>The Atlantic</i> Politics & Policy Daily: Cashing in Their CHIP

Mon, 2018-01-22 18:03
Senate Democrats accepted an offer from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to pass a continuing resolution funding the government and the Children’s Health Insurance Program, while postponing debate on immigration legislation.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/01/the-atlantic-politics-policy-daily-cashing-in-their-chip/551189/?utm_source=feed

<i>The Alienist</i> Is the Grisliest Period Drama Yet

Mon, 2018-01-22 16:57
TNT’s new prestige series focuses on a doctor using criminal psychology to pursue a serial killer in 1890s New York.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2018/01/the-alienist-tnt-review/551132/?utm_source=feed

What Does War Have To Do With Cheese? In Russia, Everything

Mon, 2018-01-22 16:51
One very eccentric man claims to be Russia’s guardian angel of cheese.https://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/550703/war-and-cheese/?utm_source=feed

How Federal Workers Spent Their Unexpected Day Off

Mon, 2018-01-22 16:03
One budget analyst planned to do some vacuuming and watch Law & Order.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/01/how-federal-workers-spent-their-unexpected-day-off/551180/?utm_source=feed

Why Can't People Hear What Jordan Peterson Is Saying?

Mon, 2018-01-22 15:57
A British broadcaster doggedly tried to put words into the academic’s mouth.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/01/putting-monsterpaint-onjordan-peterson/550859/?utm_source=feed

‘We’re Back at Square One’

Mon, 2018-01-22 15:25
Encouraged by Senate Democrats’ push to protect young undocumented immigrants from deportation, immigration activists now feel defeated after an agreement to reopen the government without legislation addressing the issue.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/01/schumer-daca-shutdown/551174/?utm_source=feed

The New Way Your Computer Can Be Attacked

Mon, 2018-01-22 14:57
Unprecedented computer-chip vulnerabilities exposed this month paint a grim picture of the future of cybersecurity.https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/01/spectre-meltdown-cybersecurity/551147/?utm_source=feed

How the Government Shutdown Disrupted SpaceX's Plans

Mon, 2018-01-22 14:39
The government shutdown shows just how much budget fights in Washington could derail Elon Musk’s rocket ambitions.https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/01/government-shutdown-spacex-elon-musk/551153/?utm_source=feed

How Do You Grandparent a 20-Year-Old?

Mon, 2018-01-22 13:53
A grandmother’s perspective on navigating a tricky and increasingly common relationshiphttps://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2018/01/new-york-grandparenting/551117/?utm_source=feed

Republicans Claim Victory in the Shutdown Fight

Mon, 2018-01-22 13:40
“Win for White House; Loss for Schumer,” one White House official crowed. “He didn’t really get much.”https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/01/gop-shutdown/551159/?utm_source=feed

The Democrats Relent

Mon, 2018-01-22 12:40
The federal government will likely reopen by Tuesday after Senate Democrats accepted an offer from Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to end their filibuster of a stopgap spending bill.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/01/democrats-relent-government-shutdown-over/551144/?utm_source=feed

What School-Funding Debates Ignore

Mon, 2018-01-22 12:30
Money matters, but educational inequality goes much deeper.https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2018/01/what-school-funding-debates-ignore/551126/?utm_source=feed

Photos of a Women's March Weekend

Mon, 2018-01-22 12:29
Images of this weekend’s second annual Women's Marches in Washington, New York, Chicago, Boston, Los Angeles, Seattle, and from cities in England, Sweden, France, Canada, Germany, Italy, and more.https://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2018/01/photos-of-a-womens-march-weekend/551141/?utm_source=feed

The Disappearing Dealmaker

Mon, 2018-01-22 12:23
The Senate struck a deal to reopen the government on Monday morning—but without any help from President Trump.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/01/the-amazing-disappearing-trump/551105/?utm_source=feed

The Astonishing Success of <em>The Greatest Showman</em>

Mon, 2018-01-22 12:01
After a rocky start in theaters, the Hugh Jackman–starring circus musical has become a massive word-of-mouth hit.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2018/01/the-astonishing-success-of-the-greatest-showman/551081/?utm_source=feed

The Precarious Politics of the Joint Korean Hockey Team

Mon, 2018-01-22 11:08
It's an unprecedented diplomatic breakthrough. But how can two rival nations build teamwork?https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/01/korea-olympics-hockey-joint-team-nuclear/551102/?utm_source=feed

This Is Not the Israel Trip Mike Pence Had Planned

Mon, 2018-01-22 10:58
The U.S. vice president promised peace in the country’s newly recognized capital, but his itinerary showed that a deal is far beyond reach.https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/01/pence-visit-to-jerusalem/551090/?utm_source=feed

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