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Maya L. Kapoor
James S. Murphy
Mark Joseph Stern
Joe Biden and Merrick Garland are acting like Donald Trump was a crazy dream. But the threat to American democracy will only get worse the longer we ignore it.
There’s a better way to frame their options.
What’s worth your time
There’s so much more than just Lin-Manuel Miranda as the Piragua Guy.
Where we’re headed
An honest guide to modern life
An 18-year-old editor on how she documented the pandemic year—and what she absolutely refused to include.
What really matters
Ron DeSantis tries to put specifics on a vague crusade.