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THE FEED
early and often
early and often
The Most Explosive Revelations From Cassidy Hutchinson’s Testimony
The ex–Mark Meadows aide testified that Trump lunged at a Secret Service agent on January 6 and said of the armed mob, “They’re not here to hurt me.”
politics
politics
Antonio Delgado Fends Off Challenge From Ana María Archila
The lieutenant governor wins the Democratic nomination for a full term, after a last-minute threat from a progressive endorsed by AOC.
the national interest
the national interest
Republicans Are Trying to Cover Up Greatest Political Scandal in U.S. History
The GOP still won’t admit it even deserves to be investigated.
politics
politics
Rudy Goes on Media Blitz After Slap on Back
On Tuesday, Mayor Adams criticized Giuliani’s comments. Rudy responded “Tell Adams to go f- - - himself. What a f- - -ing scumbag.”
jan. 6 hearings
jan. 6 hearings
Liz Cheney Alleges January 6 Witnesses Are Being Intimidated
“He knows you’re loyal, and you’re going to do the right thing.”
january 6 committee
january 6 committee
Cassidy Hutchinson Shows Trump’s Complicity in the Attack on the Capitol
The former top aide provides a clear and damning account of the White House on January 6 and the man who started the riot.
the money game
the money game
The Grand Ambitions of Crypto King (and Schlubby Billionaire) Sam Bankman-Fried
The extravagantly unkempt crypto founder seems to have a big new plan: buying up Wall Street’s plumbing.
migrant crisis
migrant crisis
Dozens of Migrants Found Dead in Tractor-Trailer in San Antonio
At least 50 people died, likely from heat exposure, in the country’s deadliest human-smuggling incident in recent memory.
court appearances
court appearances
Ghislaine Maxwell Gets 20 Years
Survivors of her and Jeffrey Epstein’s sex-trafficking ring spoke at the sentencing.
early and often
early and often
The Wildest Revelations From the January 6 Committee
Public hearings and press reports have revealed plenty, from Ginni Thomas’s emails to Ivanka disagreeing with dad to Trump’s remarks on hanging Pence.
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early and often
2022 Midterms: A Guide to the Races Worth Watching
A cheat sheet to keep track of all the crucial races, primary upsets, and campaign drama — Trump-fueled and otherwise — from now through Election Day.
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early and often
Republican Congressional Candidate Pulls a Todd Akin on Abortion
Virginia’s Yesli Vega called into question how many women become pregnant as a result of rape.
encounter
encounter
Patrick Radden Keefe Is One of the Good Guys
The author of Rogues talks about killers, criminals, and the “inescapable cruelty” of his work.
the money game
the money game
The BuzzFeed SPAC Fiasco Is Only Getting Worse
Some ex-employees, it turns out, were able to trade while others could only watch the shares plummet.
early and often
early and often
FBI Seized Phone of Trump Coup Plotter John Eastman
The seizure took place the same day Feds raided Trump DOJ official Jeffrey Clark’s home, suggesting the January 6 criminal inquiry is heating up.
u.s. supreme court
u.s. supreme court
Supreme Court Takes a Knee for School Prayer
The Court’s conservatives struck another blow against the separation of church and state by ruling to protect highly performative prayer.
just checking in
just checking in
So What Is Rudy Giuliani Up to These Days?
Trump’s former attorney has been keeping busy by dealing with January 6–related legal woes, making weird videos, and arguing with parade hecklers.
the national interest
the national interest
The Anti-Abortion Movement Is Not Going to Start Caring About Families Now
The wan hope for a anti-abortion, pro-family right.
israel
israel
Is the BDS Movement Too Alienating to Make Real Change?
Pro-Palestinian activists have more sway than ever. But social shaming and ad hoc boycotts only go so far.
sports
sports
Brittney Griner Seen in Handcuffs in Russian Court
The WNBA star’s trial for allegedly possessing hashish oil begins July 1. If convicted, she could face ten years in prison.
life after roe
life after roe
Why the Post-Roe GOP Will Only Get More Radical
Decades after partnering with the anti-abortion movement, the Republican Party has finally delivered. But ending Roe is just the start.
#metoo
#metoo
The First Female Referee in WWE Says Vince McMahon Raped Her
Rita Chatterton does not want to be forgotten.
life after roe
life after roe
Outrage, Uncertainty, and Instant Abortion Bans After Roe v. Wade Overturned
Some Republican leaders are already calling for a nationwide ban, while protesters assemble outside the Supreme Court to express their outrage.
intelligencer chats
intelligencer chats
What Has Made the January 6 Hearings Such Great Television?
TV writers would kill for some of this dialogue, for one thing.
the money game
the money game
Mike Novogratz on His Big Crypto Mistake and What’s Ahead for Bitcoin
“This has been a complete and total old-school ass-beating.”