Public schools in California must provide free period products in bathrooms thanks to new law

Rattled by the realities of racism and white privilege

The number of people quitting their jobs for better opportunities soars to record heights

Anti-vaxx Chronicles: She wanted others to ‘choke’ rather than listen to reason. Fate stepped in

School board candidate’s unrepentant antisemitism seems to be a plus for Idaho Republicans

LGBTQ students report concerning rates of in-person and online bullying from peers, says new survey

Women of color struggle to get the mental health care they need

Man jailed in solitary for over a year is first to sue private prison company under recent state law

Roll over, Beethoven: Chuck Berry’s in the house

Abbreviated Pundit Roundup: Voting rights, the Virginia elections, and The Great Resignation

Bates College Administration Censors Student Reporters Covering Staff Unionization

Community Spotlight: This story doesn’t need a trigger warning but it will help you write one

How low-wage workers are taking back power in the ‘Great Resignation’

Thousands of public servants to get another chance at loan forgiveness in new settlement

Connect! Unite! Act! Celebrating our free writers

Women over 40 are being trampled by the COVID-19 economy, this week in the war on workers

NBA’s Kyrie Irving has done a lot of good things, but remaining unvaccinated isn’t one of them

WI brewery sues school boards for indulging ‘Tucker Carlson-watching zombies,’ ignoring science

When he claims he’s not a climate science denier, Joe Manchin is lying through his teeth

After news of travel restrictions to be eased, border shops ready to welcome back Mexican customers

Anti-vaxx Chronicles: When they blame hospitals for not using ivermectin, instead of themselves

Trump is dividing the GOP against itself in ways Republicans couldn’t have imagined

Congress will soon have oversight over U.S. Olympic leadership. Top gymnasts want a factory reset

New study shows vaccine refusal’s staggering cost in human life

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Bates College Administration Censors Student Reporters Covering Staff Unionization

Bates College administration pressured campus newspaper The Bates Student on Wednesday to remove an article from its website featuring interviews with five Bates employees trying to unionize adjunct faculty and non-managerial staff.…

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The Biden Administration Frames Climate Change as a ‘Systemic’ Economic Risk

(WASHINGTON) — The Biden administration is taking steps to address the economic risks from climate change, issuing a 40-page report Friday on government-wide plans to protect the financial, insurance and housing markets…

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Os crimes não vão parar de surgir só por causa do fim da CPI

Foto: Andressa Anholete/Bloomberg via Getty Images O relatório final da CPI já está no forno e sairá com 11 crimes atribuídos ao presidente da República, segundo o relator Renan Calheiros. A lista…

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How an Online Pharmacy Sold Millions Worth Of Dubious COVID-19 Drugs — While Patients Paid the Price

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, the network of pharmacies run by businessmen Alpesh and Manish Patel was struggling. At least 15 of its 82 pharmacies had been shuttered or sold amid mounting debts…

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A guerra do CFM contra as mulheres

Ilustração: Mayk Brambilla para o Intercept Brasil Dificultar o acesso à contracepção. Abrir fogo contra a luta pelo fim da violência obstétrica. Diminuir as chances de mulheres que recorrem à reprodução assistida...

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Boston Marathon Bomber Supreme Court Case Exposes Split Between Biden and Justice Department on Death Penalty

Attorneys will stand before the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday and argue the fate of one of the most infamous members of federal death row: Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. While the...

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Biden Is Expelling Migrants On COVID-19 Grounds, But Health Experts Say That’s All Wrong

Despite sharp criticism from top officials and allies within the Democratic Party, President Biden is continuing to expel hundreds of thousands of migrants arriving at the United States-Mexico border, using a specialized...

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Facebook’s Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Week — And What It Means for Antitrust Reform

Facebook’s week was off to a terrible start even before its former data scientist Frances Haugen testified in front of senators on Tuesday that the network’s algorithms amplified social divisions and led...

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[For more analysis and commentary, please join me at] The General Strike of 2021 On Tuesday, the Labor Department reported that some 4.3 million people had quit their jobs in August....

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