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A comedian who sometimes performs in blackface could become the next president of Guatemala.

A Close Look at Guatemala's Election

A comedian who sometimes performs in blackface could become the next president of Guatemala.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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Netflix is trying to reassert itself as a streaming giant, but it projects losing some 2 million subscribers over the next quarter.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Writer and lecturer Susan Cain explores the evolutionary reasons behind sadness in our lives and how accepting sorrow can lead to greater emotional resilience and creativity.

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Southern Californians are taking their own approaches to the drought. One man waters his yard daily. Another has native plants and hardly ever waters.

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The Silver Lake restaurant staple, Casita del Campo, has been serving margaritas for 60 years. And the downstairs theater, The Cavern Club, hosts raucous drag shows.

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August MacDonald finds peace in writing poems. She writes about brains and bodies and how humans are changing chameleons.

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Gov. Newsom’s proposed $125 million legislation would expand abortion access in California, budgeting for more than 1 million abortion seekers traveling to the state per year.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Critics of the West’s role in the Ukraine war, such as CIA veterans Ray McGovern and John Kiriakou, are being ostracized from the American media landscape.

from Scheer Intelligence