The End of Trump Can Be the Beginning of America

The traumatizing effects of the Trump years should catalyze a rededication to ideals we once cherished.

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Neutron Gun Reloaded

<div class="img-wrap"> <img src="https://d2eehagpk5cl65.cloudfront.net/img/c800x450-w800-q60/uploads/2020/12/minisNeutron-Gun-ReloadedNeitherNor-Pr-800x450.jpg" style="max-width: 100%;height: auto" width="1200" height="675" alt="minisNeutron Gun ReloadedNeitherNor-Pr" /> </div> There was a time, not that many decades ago, when ranting loners swapped their ideas not…

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Saying Trump 'Provoked' the Capitol Riot With 'Lies,' Mitch McConnell Tries To Distance His Party From a Dangerous Demagogue

<div class="img-wrap"> <img src="https://d2eehagpk5cl65.cloudfront.net/img/c800x450-w800-q60/uploads/2021/01/Mitch-McConnell-floor-speech-1-19-21-800x450.jpg" style="max-width: 100%;height: auto" width="1200" height="675" alt="Mitch-McConnell-floor-speech-1-19-21" /> </div> Confirming his <a href="https://reason.com/2021/01/13/5-profiles-in-courage-and-cowardice-in-a-trump-dominated-gop/">decisive break</a> with Donald Trump, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R–Ky.) yesterday <a href="https://www.c-span.org/video/?507835-4/senator-mcconnell-january-6-attack">said</a> the…

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Even if social media could eliminate disinformation, it won't fix the problem

Even if social media platforms were 100% effective at removing fake news and conspiracy theories, the problem won't go away, says Ethan Zuckerman, associate professor of public policy, communication, and…

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Why T-Shirts Promoting the Capitol Riot Are Still Available Online

Merchandise with phrases like “Battle for Capitol Hill Veteran” could still be purchased on major e-commerce sites, a sign of how the platforms have struggled to remove the goods.

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Inside the Billion-Dollar War Against Right-Wing Conspiracists

John Poulos is the C.E.O. of Dominion Voting Systems. His $1.3 billion suit against an ex-Trump lawyer might be the “first step” in a powerful fight against actual fake news.

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Notable Arrests After the Capitol Riot

Dozens have been charged in the days since a mob of Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol.

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Washington Must Treat White Supremacist Terrorism as a Transnational Threat

After the Capitol attack, the U.S. government needs to recognize racist extremists as a national security risk and create a high-level counterterrorism czar to disrupt their financing and dismantle their…

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Fox Settled a Lawsuit Over Its Lies. But It Insisted on One Unusual Condition.

Why did the network insist an agreement with the family of a murdered young man remain undisclosed until after the election?

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