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<i>The Atlantic</i> Politics & Policy Daily: McCain’t Gonna Happen

1 hour 4 min ago
The Arizona senator announced that he could not “in good conscience” support the Graham-Cassidy health-care bill.

London's Uber Beef Has Deep Cultural Roots

1 hour 38 min ago
The ride-sharing app has clashed with traditional taxis before—but this is different.

<i>The Atlantic</i>’s Week in Culture

2 hours 1 min ago
A roundup of our recent writing on arts and entertainment

James Comey's Rough Reception at Howard University

2 hours 46 min ago
The former FBI director has been at the center of controversy for months, but protestors at the historically black university on Friday focused on his history of comments about race and policing.

<i>Transparent</i> Tackles <br> Israel-Palestine, and Other Boundary Issues

2 hours 57 min ago
The dramedy’s unusually joyful fourth season says that division is agony—and reconciliation is a process.

How Milo Yiannopoulos's Berkeley 'Free Speech Week' Fell Apart

3 hours 12 min ago
The former Breitbart editor’s attempt to schedule a provocative event on the liberal campus featuring high-profile conservative speakers didn’t work out as planned.

Theresa May's Case for a Two-Year Transition Period After Brexit

3 hours 21 min ago
The proposal could extend negotiations until 2021.

What Would a Hydrogen Bomb Do to the Pacific Ocean?

3 hours 31 min ago
A North Korean official has hinted about conducting a nuclear test at sea, which would have severe environmental consequences.

John McCain Saves Obamacare Once Again

3 hours 59 min ago
The Arizona Republican announced his opposition to the latest GOP repeal plan, all but certainly giving its opponents the votes to block it.

Photos of the Week: 9/16–9/22

4 hours 3 min ago
Record-setting hurricanes, massive protests, a devastating earthquake, and an epic refugee crisis.

Is It Unethical To Pose as an Alt-Righter?

4 hours 21 min ago
A 25-year-old graduate student went undercover, yielding captivating footage of extremists—and a moral dilemma.

<em>Stronger</em> Is a Profound, Oscar-Worthy Gem

4 hours 45 min ago
Jake Gyllenhaal plays Jeff Bauman, who lost his legs in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, in this surprisingly excellent inspirational drama.

How Campus Sexual Assault Became So Politicized

4 hours 51 min ago
The Trump administration has announced that it’s rescinding college-rape policies put in place by President Obama.

The Meaning of Kim Jong Un's Rebuttal to Trump

6 hours 3 min ago
The Trump administration has been sleepwalking through a dream. It’s time to wake up.

Saving One of Western Art’s Most Iconic Paintings

6 hours 51 min ago
Inside the massive, two-year museum effort to conserve The Blue Boy, Thomas Gainsborough’s famed 18th-century portrait

How Graham-Cassidy Would Affect Women

7 hours 11 min ago
Regardless of income or childbearing preference, women would feel the impacts of the latest Obamacare-replacement proposal.

Giving the Deep State More Leeway to Kill With Drones

7 hours 16 min ago
President Trump is poised to compound the most grave moral failing of his predecessor by making targeted killings less safe, less legal, and less rare.

The Genomic Revolution Reaches the City Crime Lab

7 hours 35 min ago
How will law enforcement handle the deluge of new information available from DNA?

When Will the Economy Start Caring About Home-Care Work?

7 hours 44 min ago
One of the fastest-growing occupations has meager pay and benefits—a problem that might become more urgent as the population continues to age.

Ukrainian Freedom Fighting and Cambodian Democracy: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing

8 hours 13 min ago
The highlights from seven days of reading about the world