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The American Values Club crossword for Feb. 12.

Slate Plus members get access to the awesome American Values Club crossword, edited by Ben Tausig. This week’s puzzle is rated 2.5/5 for difficulty.

The puzzle is published weekly and offered exclusively to Slate Plus members. For the next several weeks, we’re inviting all Slate readers to try the puzzle for free. Find a new crossword every Wednesday at

You can always find the current puzzle at

Puzzles appear on Slate Plus every Wednesday and remain on the site for a week. For the full archive—along with full mobile access, a printable version, and more—subscribe to the American Values Club.