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Political News 2019

What to Know About Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun

The 18-year-old fled Saudi Arabia after what she describes as years of abuse; her family is attempting to have her sent back.

Your Guide to the 2020 Democratic Primary Debates

Mark your calendars.

Food Reviewing the Senate Impeachment Trial

This Ukraine controversy is really something to chew on.

Can Instagram Influencers Help Save the Planet?

They're trying, at least. Now please like this selfie.

Jennifer Robinson
The Woman Who Could Save Julian Assange
She's taken on corrupt governments and the Catholic Church. Now the …
Democratic Presidential Candidates Participate In Presidential Primary Debate In Des Moines, Iowa
The New York Times Editorial Board Endorsed Both Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar

"May the best woman win," the board writes.

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Final Presidential Debate Between Hillary Clinton And Donald Trump Held In Las Vegas
When Are the 2020 General Election Debates?

They'll be here sooner than you think.

Unfortunately I Identify With This Photo of Tom Steyer

The candidate got in an A and B conversation and couldn't C his way out.

Democratic National Convention: Day One
Here's Where Cory Booker Stands on 9 Important Issues

Here, his thoughts on gun control, immigration, women's rights, and more.

Labour Leader Anthony Albanese Visits Adelaide Koala Rescue
I've Volunteered With Australian Wildlife for 30 Years. Here's What You Should Know About the Fires.

"We have to stop and regroup. These animals, they're innocent. Our young people are innocent."

Elizabeth Warren Wants You to Ditch That Guy, Get a Dog, and Vote to Tax the Wealthy

In an exclusive video with, Warren answers reader questions because—if you haven't heard—she has a plan for that.

Bushfires Continue To Burn On Kangaroo Island As Army Reserve Arrives To Assist Clean Up Operations
The Real Stories Behind Those Viral Australian Bush Fire Photos

Five female photographers on documenting the crisis from the frontlines.

Australian Bushfire Coverage
How to Help the Victims of the Australian Bushfires

The deadly fires have killed residents and wildlife while causing mass evacuation. Here's what you can do.

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Protest in Iran after killing of Iranian Revolutionary Guards' Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani
A Reading Guide to Making Sense of What's Going On Between the U.S., Iran and Iraq

Read these resources before panic-tweeting "#WWIII."

Voting Booths with Switches
When Are the 2020 Primary Elections?

Your go-to guide, broken down by state.

I'm Having a Great Time at President Bloomberg's Open Office White House

Tired: Resolute Desk. Wired: Standing desk.

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Meet Rebecca Corbett, the NYT Editor Who Guided Some of the Decade's Most Seismic Investigations

She helped inspire 'The Wire' and oversaw the Weinstein report.

Rep. Maxine Waters Already Told You So

Maxine Waters was the first one out in these streets ringing the impeachment bell like a Salvation Army volunteer.

President Donald Trump Becomes Third President in U.S. History to Be Impeached

The House of Representatives has approved two articles of impeachment against Trump: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.