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President Biden.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

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A sad graph.
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The Supreme Court is a bastion of unearned privilege
The Supreme Court.
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The Supreme Court is a bastion of unearned privilege

The elite school pipeline is affirmative action, too
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A drone strike.
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Can the Pentagon stop killing civilians?

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Ukraine wants U.S. to tone down invasion rhetoric
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Biden's Pittsburgh visit still on following bridge collapse
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Bidens introduce their new White House cat
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Biden says Supreme Court 'overdue' for 1st Black female justice

Economy grew last year at fastest pace since 1984
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Economy grew last year at fastest pace since 1984

Russia, U.S. push diplomacy despite stalemate in Ukraine crisis
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Russia, U.S. push diplomacy despite stalemate in Ukraine crisis

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The Breyer nothingburger
The Supreme Court.
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The anti-identity politics of gay conservatives
An elephant.
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The week's good news

27 January 2022
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Couple pressured to break up decades ago gets a 2nd chance at love

High school football players skip workout to shovel snow for their neighbors
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High school football players skip workout to shovel snow for their neighbors

Zara Rutherford becomes youngest woman to fly around the world solo
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Zara Rutherford becomes youngest woman to fly around the world solo

YouTuber on wilderness expedition discovers new species of tarantula
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YouTuber on wilderness expedition discovers new species of tarantula

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The fading of 20th-century American Jewish meritocracy
The Supreme Court.
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The Neil Young case for physical media
Neil Young.
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Why resurgent antisemitism is a problem for us all
Beth Israel synagogue.
Boze Herrington

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Barry Bonds doesn't need the Hall of Fame
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11 albums to stream and anticipate in early 2022
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Business Briefing

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Economy grew last year at fastest pace since 1984

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Apple reports record quarter despite supply bottlenecks

Judge cancels Biden administration's offshore oil and gas leases
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Judge cancels Biden administration's offshore oil and gas leases

Stock futures mixed as volatile week nears close
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Stock futures mixed as volatile week nears close

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Ronald Reagan and President Biden.
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Reagan's supply-side economics get a Biden update

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America.
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