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  1. evangelicals
    Instagram Is a Wicked, Tempting MistressThe president of Liberty University has stepped down after posting a regrettable vacation selfie.
  2. overloaded
    The True Cost of Being a Black TeacherEven at a school that yearns for racial equity, I constantly feel like this profession is a path to nowhere.
  3. overloaded
    When Becky Yells at YouAn excerpt from Shayla Lawson’s new book, This Is Major, about working alongside a white woman with a massive inferiority complex.
  4. too soon
    9 COVID Cases Reported at High School Where Images of Packed Halls Went ViralAt least six students and three teachers at Georgia’s North Paulding High School have tested positive for the coronavirus.
  5. crime
    Yet Another Woman Is Suing Harvey Weinstein for RapeIn a newly filed lawsuit, another Jane Doe says Weinstein repeatedly sexually assaulted her during meetings about her career.
  6. crime
    Did a Teen Actually Kill His Neighbor to Become ‘TikTok Famous’?The 18-year-old claims he was acting in self-defense when he stabbed his neighbor. The neighbor’s family says otherwise.
  7. money talks
    What It’s Like to Teach Yoga Over Zoom“I’ve got all my stuff from Brooklyn in my childhood bedroom, and I’ve transformed the whole family room into a yoga space.”
  8. lebanon
    How to Help Beirut Right NowTwo explosions have created incomprehensible devastation in a country already struggling to contain multiple crises.
  9. coronavirus
    Trump Keeps Pushing for Schools to Fully ReopenBut the majority of Americans say they’re worried about the risks.
  10. back to school
    ‘I Don’t Want to Make My Mom Sick’Kids talk about their fears and hopes for returning to school.
  11. back to school
    No One Knows What to Do About SchoolParents discuss virtual learning, face shields, and the challenges of a new semester.
  12. back to school
    ‘I Think of Little Fingers Wiping Snot on My Shirt’Teachers discuss their back-to-school anxieties.
  13. guns
    New York’s Attorney General Is Suing to End the NRAThe gun rights advocacy group is accused of defrauding its members to enrich its leaders.
  14. the body politic
    Biden’s Fantasy of Female SubmissionThe Democrats have completely botched this VP pick.
  15. work life balance
    Yes, the Already-Endless Workday Is Now Even LongerAccording to a new study, people are working longer hours and going to more meetings.
  16. power
    What Is Going on at The Ellen DeGeneres Show?The talk-show host is facing scrutiny after multiple producers have been accused of harassment, assault, and intimidation.
  17. announcements
    The Cut Returns With a New Weekly PodcastListen to the trailer now.
  18. power
    Survivor of Highly Publicized Rape Case Has Died by SuicideDaisy Coleman was 23 years old.
  19. coronavirus
    Turns Out People Don’t Want to Go to Disney WorldIt doesn’t matter whether businesses reopen if consumers don’t feel safe — or can’t afford — patronizing them.
  20. power
    Comedian Jeff Ross Accused of Sexual Relationship With Underage Girl“He liked that I was innocent.”
  21. power
    Is This What Hope Feels Like?Cori Bush’s Democratic primary victory in Missouri feels totally seismic.
  22. ask a boss
    ‘I Deeply Dislike My Try-Hard Co-Worker’Your frustrations are not misplaced, but your response is actually hurting you.
  23. police
    Secret Service Agents Accosted Two Black Mothers With a RifleThe women say they were pulled from their car and handcuffed while their young children looked on.
  24. power
    Yoga to the People’s Dark SecretsIt was a beloved chain, known for its accessibility and acceptance. But former employees say it operated more like a cult.
  25. reproductive rights
    Anti-Abortion Centers Received Millions of Dollars in COVID Bailout FundsReligiously affiliated crisis pregnancy centers have received between $4 million and $10 million, according to a new report.
  26. unemployment
    Things Are Going to Get So Much WorseThe policies that have barely kept Americans afloat are coming to an end. What will we do now?
  27. power
    A Black Teen Jailed for Not Doing Her Schoolwork Is Now FreeThe 15-year-old girl, who struggles with ADHD and a mood disorder, was detained for nearly 80 days.
  28. domestic violence
    ‘Oh My God, What If He Finds Me?’Living through the pandemic in domestic violence shelters.
  29. my two cents
    ‘My Boyfriend’s Roommate Is Asking Me for Rent Money’He didn’t sign up to have you there all the time, so it’s reasonable to ask. Here’s why you should say no.
  30. crime
    Ferguson Officer Who Killed Michael Brown Won’t Be ChargedSix years after the teen’s death, a St. Louis County prosecutor confirmed Darren Wilson will not face charges.
  31. herman cain
    Herman Cain Has Died After Contracting the CoronavirusHe was hospitalized within two weeks of attending Trump’s rally in Tulsa.
  32. book excerpt
    Lost in the SystemA day in the life of a homeless single mother.
  33. crime
    What We Know About the Killing of Elijah McClainThe 23-year-old died last year after police brutally detained him while he was walking home from a convenience store.
  34. maine
    A Woman Was Killed by a Great White Shark While Swimming in MaineThe tragedy is the state’s first-ever fatal shark attack.
  35. nypd
    Disturbing Footage Shows NYPD Shoving Woman Into Unmarked VanSeveral officers grabbed a teenager off the street in the middle of a protest, then sped away.
  36. #womensupportingwomen
    Another Empowering Day for IvankaThe president’s daughter joins the #WomenSupportingWomen challenge.
  37. evil deposits
    Why Is Everyone Talking About Demon Sex All of a Sudden?It has to do with Trump, unfortunately — and a conspiracy theory he tweeted out about Covid late last night.
  38. the bigger picture
    On the Front Lines of the Portland ProtestsAs protesters face down Trump’s heavily armed “secret police,” photographer JD Barnes has been capturing the chaos.
  39. ask a boss
    How to Write a Cover Letter That Will Get You a JobI’ve read thousands of cover letters in my career. Here are all the elements of an actually good one.
  40. climate change
    Yes, New York Is Hotter Than EverThe city’s climate is now classified as “subtropical.”
  41. protests
    Austin Protester Fatally Shot at Black Lives Matter MarchGarrett Foster’s mother said her son was pushing his fiancée’s wheelchair as a car plowed through the intersection.
  42. the body politic
    The Poison of Male IncivilityWhen a woman dares respond to it, she’s seen as “disruptive.”
  43. demands
    Just Show Us the Aliens AlreadyPlease, no more vague hints from the government that UFOs are real.
  44. politics
    Everyone Should See This Incredible AOC SpeechIn a deeply moving speech on the House floor, AOC excoriated a Republican congressman who called her a “f - - - - - - bitch” and refused to apologize.
  45. power
    What the Hell Is Happening in Portland?Witnesses say heavily armed police officers have been dragging protesters into unmarked vans.
  46. my two cents
    ‘Self Care Shouldn’t Be the End Goal’For Alisha Ramos, the founder of Girls Night In, recent success has been “a little bit uncomfortable.”
  47. power
    Police Can Arbitrarily Arrest Trans Women Under This LawNew York’s harmful “Walking While Trans” ban allows police to arrest anyone they suspect of “loitering for the purpose of prostitution.”
  48. power
    Crazed Republican Congressman Accosts AOC on Her Way to WorkRepresentative Ted Yoho reportedly called her “disgusting” and “a f- - -ing bitch.”
  49. coronavirus
    Their Summer Camp Tried to Be Safe. Kids Still Got Sick.The growing number of COVID outbreaks at day camps is an ominous sign for school reopenings.
  50. the epstein case
    Trump Just Wishes This Monster WellThe president offered a friendly message to former party pal Ghislaine Maxwell.
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