Dahlia Lithwick

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Dahlia Lithwick is a senior editor and legal correspondent for Slate, where she also contributes to the site's female-centric column the Double X Factor.

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Republicans have secured their long-term goal: a right-wing majority on the U.S. Supreme Court.

The Kavanaugh Factor and the Midterm Elections

Republicans have secured their long-term goal: a right-wing majority on the U.S. Supreme Court.

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The Supreme Court today struck down a Ninth Circuit Court decision on the California law called The Reproductive FACT Act.

A win for anti-abortion forces, as Supreme Court rules on crisis pregnancy centers

The Supreme Court today struck down a Ninth Circuit Court decision on the California law called The Reproductive FACT Act.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Democratic Senator Al Franken has been accused of groping and kissing women without their consent. He has apologized for some of his actions and denied others.

Sen. Al Franken resigns after sexual harassment accusations

Democratic Senator Al Franken has been accused of groping and kissing women without their consent. He has apologized for some of his actions and denied others.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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Partisanship is more powerful than science, even for conservative environmentalists. They don’t buy warnings about an existential crisis.

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Democrats are divided: impeachment now or further investigations? Top aides don’t do what the president tells them.

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Instagram is experimenting with hiding likes for accounts in Canada. Some people are concerned this will change the experience and community on Instagram.

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Tech workers at Amazon are risking their jobs to combat climate change.

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Robert Mueller’s letter to Attorney General Barr raises questions about Barr’s summary of the Mueller report and Rod Rosenstein resigns praising President Trump’s courtesy and humor.

Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is running for the Democratic nomination for president.

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