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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.

from To the Point

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.

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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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Was it conspiracy or idiocy that led to the failure of U.S. intelligence agencies to detect and prevent the 2001 terror attacks?

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President Trump is delivering his State of the Union address, which the White House says will outline a "policy agenda both parties can rally behind."

Amazon’s CEO accused American Media Incorporated of trying to extort him by threatening to publish embarrassing photos.

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Ambassador Wendy Sherman admits she “lost it,” and broke down in “tears of anger and frustration” as lead negotiator for the Iran Nuclear Deal.

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President Trump decides he’s done waiting for Congress to fund his border wall. He’s doing it himself, or at least trying to, anyway.

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More than 800,000 federal employees continue to go without pay in what could soon be the longest government shutdown yet.

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President Trump is delivering his State of the Union address Tuesday night, a speech that had been delayed during the government shutdown.

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President Trump asked for unity from a newly divided Congress--which has more women than ever before.

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