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How to Tell an Open Secret

1 hour 47 min ago
Three recent novels demonstrate how fiction can deftly capture the long-term effects of sexual assault and harassment.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2019/01/three-novels-metoo-era/580369/?utm_source=feed

What Might Animals Look Like Thousands of Years From Now?

1 hour 47 min ago
A new pop-up book imagines how Chicago’s ecosystem might evolve in a world with fewer humans.https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2019/01/sixth-extinction-pop-up-book/580291/?utm_source=feed

Don’t Blame the Government Shutdown for SpaceX Delays

2 hours 35 min ago
The impasse in Washington hasn’t yet threatened a significant milestone in the American space program.https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2019/01/spacex-shutdown-nasa-commercial-crew/580342/?utm_source=feed

There’s a Way for Democrats to Sue Trump—Thanks to the Republicans

2 hours 47 min ago
A lawsuit to block the border wall could go the route the House GOP took in 2014 to challenge Obamacare.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2019/01/democrats-consider-suing-trump-over-border-wall/580354/?utm_source=feed

What People Really Say Before They Die

2 hours 47 min ago
Insights into the little-studied realm of last wordshttps://www.theatlantic.com/family/archive/2019/01/how-do-people-communicate-before-death/580303/?utm_source=feed

How a Stroke Turned a 63-Year-Old Into a Rap Legend

2 hours 47 min ago
The story of Dr. Rapphttps://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2019/01/doctor-rapp/579634/?utm_source=feed

Nancy Pelosi’s Winning Strategy

3 hours 17 min ago
She beat George W. Bush on Social Security privatization, and she’ll beat Trump on the wall.https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2019/01/why-nancy-pelosi-wont-compromise-border-wall/580516/?utm_source=feed

Trump’s Democratic Critics Are in Danger of Following His Lead

3 hours 47 min ago
They need to do more than reject his foreign-policy rhetoric—they need to break with its substance.https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2019/01/trump-and-democrats-share-foreign-policy-views/580549/?utm_source=feed

The Shutdown Is Doing Lasting Damage to National Security

3 hours 47 min ago
With every passing day, America’s defenses are weakening.https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2019/01/how-shutdown-damaging-national-security/580540/?utm_source=feed

The ‘Age of Tech’ Is Over

3 hours 47 min ago
Publicly traded tech companies now trade at one of the smallest premiums in history.https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2019/01/is-the-age-of-tech-over/580504/?utm_source=feed

The Perils of a Psychological Approach to Anti-racism

3 hours 47 min ago
A controversy within a professional organization illustrates how well-intentioned people can undermine their own goals.https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2019/01/jaws/577039/?utm_source=feed

The Real Significance of the FBI’s Counterintelligence Probe Into Trump

4 hours 47 min ago
It’s a big deal.https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2019/01/times-story-trump-and-russia-big-deal/580534/?utm_source=feed

The Racial Wealth Gap Could Become a 2020 Litmus Test

4 hours 47 min ago
With black votes in the balance in the Democratic primary, would-be candidates are already developing aggressive policies to target inequality.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2019/01/new-litmus-test-2020-racial-wealth-gap/579823/?utm_source=feed

Cambodian Deportees Return to a 'Home' They've Never Known

4 hours 51 min ago
America is deporting Cambodian refugees convicted of crimes. Did the U.S. have a responsibility to help them when they first arrived as refugees?https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2019/01/america-deports-cambodian-refugees/580393/?utm_source=feed

<em>The Atlantic </em>Daily: Mayday

Tue, 2019-01-15 18:36
No Brexit deal, and just 10 weeks left before Britain is scheduled to leave the EU. Plus suicide and campus hazing, when kids know they are trans, and morehttps://www.theatlantic.com/newsletters/archive/2019/01/mays-brexit-plan-defeated-the-atlantic-daily/580390/?utm_source=feed

Bill Barr Breaks With Trump on the Mueller Probe

Tue, 2019-01-15 18:06
The attorney-general nominee attempted to assuage Democrats’ fears that he would be beholden to the president, but parts of his testimony still left them unnerved.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2019/01/bill-barr-confirmation-hearing/580522/?utm_source=feed

<em>The Atlantic</em> Politics &amp; Policy Daily: No Holds Barred

Tue, 2019-01-15 18:02
William Barr, Trump’s nominee for attorney general, was grilled by the Senate Judiciary Committee during the first day of his confirmation hearingshttps://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2019/01/barr-goes-before-senate-politics-policy-daily/580384/?utm_source=feed

Why Republicans Finally Moved Against Steve King

Tue, 2019-01-15 16:46
Elections have consequences, and the Iowa conservative’s sudden vulnerability back home gave House GOP leaders the permission they needed to act against his latest racist comments.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2019/01/why-republicans-finally-moved-against-steve-king/580489/?utm_source=feed

The Political Logic of Trump’s Fast Supper

Tue, 2019-01-15 16:33
The McFeast the president hosted was also an argument: about government, about political messaging, about himself.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2019/01/the-political-logic-of-trumps-fast-supper/580501/?utm_source=feed

Built to Separate: Border Barriers Around the World

Tue, 2019-01-15 15:27
As more and more walls are built along borders worldwide, a look at some famous and some lesser-known barriers across the globe.https://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2019/01/separation-barriers/580480/?utm_source=feed

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