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The election was a triumph for anti-austerity politics and a rejection of corruption. Now comes the hard part.
Uber and Airbnb monetize the desperation of people in the post-crisis economy while sounding generous—and evoke a fantasy of community in an atomized population.
What the rise of the app-based cab service says about the future of work in America
The complex federal project of the EU has proven fragile in the absence of a strong external threat.
The international community pledged enough aid to give every Haitian a check for $1,000. The money went elsewhere.
As nonviolent protests have spread throughout the country, the right-wing government and the mines’ security operations have responded with force.
America’s giant wealth disparity is driven by a history of racist redlining.
The president’s plan to make two years of community college free for some students could solve some of higher education’s most intractable problems.
Carbon companies have a new strategy: focus on the positive.
In a country that has always used race to justify inequality, ending police brutality is just the start.
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