Cliff Fong

interior designer and founder of design studio Matt Blacke Inc.

Interior designer and founder of design studio Matt Blacke Inc.

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The midterms are a couple of weeks away. But will people show up to vote?

William Abranowicz turns his lens on voting rights

The midterms are a couple of weeks away. But will people show up to vote?

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Frederick Wiseman's documentary feature, "City Hall," is the latest in a remarkable string of 43 films about cultural and political institutions.

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Proposition 16 would overturn California's ban on affirmative action. Proposition 15 would raise taxes on some commercial properties.

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T he Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to debate and vote on the president’s nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. The debate starts at 6 a.m. PT.

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Win or lose, Joe Biden has a personal story of tragedy and ultimate survival.

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Political anthropologist David Vine argues that the most visible evidence of the country’s global empire are the thousands of military installations it has around the world.

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