Matt Yglesias

Senior correspondent for Vox

Senior correspondent for Vox

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George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer and the world saw the incident on video.

George Floyd

George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer and the world saw the incident on video.

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Senators have been sworn in and the trial begins next week.

The eleventh hour

Senators have been sworn in and the trial begins next week.

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How is the American constitutional system doing in its 273rd year?

A birthday check-up

How is the American constitutional system doing in its 273rd year?

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