Politics

Who Is Drinking Milk in the Senate?

Romulus and Remus attempt to procure milk. Sean Gallup/Getty Images China Escalates Coronavirus Response as Second Case Confirmed in U.S. Thirty-Four U.S. Troops Were Diagnosed With Brain Injuries After Iranian Missile Attack Detroit Bank Calls Police on Black Man Depositing Payout From a Racial Discrimination Lawsuit Forever Wars Don’t End. They Just Go Corporate. There…

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Chinese diasporas on edge over coronavirus

Hours after the first case of coronavirus was confirmed in the US, surgical masks began selling out at the pharmacies in Seattle, where a resident recently returned from China had fallen ill. “I immediately ordered a box of masks online after I heard of the first US case,” said Tina Liu, a Chinese student at…

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Bernie Sanders faces ire over Joe Rogan 'endorsement'

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is facing a backlash after he embraced the endorsement of a controversial commenter. Joe Rogan, a popular online personality, has told his seven million YouTube subscribers that he would “probably vote for Bernie”. Mr Sanders drew rebuke for touting the endorsement on Twitter. Some supporters said the progressive candidate should…

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What’s Fact and What’s Fiction in Togo

Leonhard Seppala with his dog Togo and Willem Dafoe in Togo. Photo illustration by Slate. Photos by Bettmann via Getty Images and Disney. Netflix’s Miss Americana Unveils a New Taylor Swift 1917 Turns WWI Into a Tale of Individual Heroism. Give It the Oscar? What’s Fact and What’s Fiction in Judy Weathering With You Is the…

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12 Democrats still in U.S. presidential race days before Iowa caucuses

(Reuters) – February kicks off the presidential nominating contest for both the Democratic and Republican parties. FILE PHOTO: Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidates Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks with former Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) listening at the seventh Democratic 2020 presidential debate at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.,…

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Sanders touts controversial comedian's 2020 support, sparking criticism

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders’ decision to highlight an unofficial endorsement from Joe Rogan drew criticism on Friday due to the comedian’s brand of humor that some see as dismissive of issues like equal pay and transgender rights. FILE PHOTO: Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT)…

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Forever Wars Don’t End. They Just Go Corporate.

A Blackwater helicopter flies over Baghdad on October 23, 2003. ALI YUSSEF/Getty Images How Joe Biden Will Float to Victory A Partial List of Ways Trump Has Kept on Being Lawless During His Impeachment Trial Republicans Fought to Keep the Impeachment Trial Boring. Now They’re Complaining They’re Bored. Trump Judge Melts Down at Trans Woman’s…

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