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Historical perspectives and reflections of the week's most important news stories.

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Nov
18
Attorney General Appoints Special Prosecutor for Trump Investigations

Attorney General Appoints Special Prosecutor for Trump Investigations

Jack Smith, a former chief of the DOJ's unit that investigates public corruption will oversee the the justice department's criminal probes of Donald Trump.
3 min read
Nov
18
Republicans Gain Control of the House while Nancy Pelosi Steps Down as Democratic Leader

Republicans Gain Control of the House while Nancy Pelosi Steps Down as Democratic Leader

While Democrats maintain control of the Senate, Republicans achieve a narrow majority in the House that creates a divided Congress.
4 min read
Nov
18
Artemis Launches NASA's Mission for Return to the Moon

Artemis Launches NASA's Mission for Return to the Moon

NASA’s Artemis program aims to usher in a new era of lunar exploration and sets the stage for future journeys to Mars.
4 min read
Nov
18
FTX Bankruptcy Shocks Cryptocurrency Industry

FTX Bankruptcy Shocks Cryptocurrency Industry

The sudden demise and subsequent bankruptcy of one of the world's largest crypto exchanges is an unprecedented failure of oversight.
3 min read
Nov
18
Global Population Reaches 8 Billion People

Global Population Reaches 8 Billion People

According to the United Nations, the rate of growth will continue to slow as the world's population lives longer and has fewer children.
3 min read
Nov
18
Podcast Companion - November 19th

Podcast Companion - November 19th

Our guide to the week's best podcasts.
2 min read
Nov
18
Billionaire's Remorse

Billionaire's Remorse

Elon Musk's hubris and the fall of Twitter.
9 min read
Nov
16
The Calls are Coming From Inside the House

The Calls are Coming From Inside the House

The Republican Party should have locked the doors and windows.
5 min read
Nov
14
We Have Met the Enemy and They Are Us

We Have Met the Enemy and They Are Us

The Republican party's upcoming war with itself will more resemble 1920s Chicago than 1860s America.
6 min read
Nov
13
Another Victory for Democracy

Another Victory for Democracy

Ukraine is in a real battle for democracy. And it's winning.
6 min read