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@TheAtlantic
The Atlantic
13 minutes ago
“The Experiment,” our podcast with @WNYC about people navigating America’s contradictions, is one of @ApplePodcasts’ best shows of 2021. Listen here:
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@nicolesjchung
Nicole Chung
an hour ago
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@JeffreyGoldberg
Jeffrey Goldberg
52 minutes ago
"Every now and then, China’s Communist insiders, in their frantic attempts to shield themselves against international criticism, inadvertently let slip what truly scares them." -- @MichaelSchuman:
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@davidfrum
David Frum
24 minutes ago
Later today, I'll record with @sullydish podcast to discuss the below ...
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The Atlantic
34 minutes ago
Today in The Atlantic: An Instagram influencer made a small fortune. Then everything blew up. Plus: @PeterAtlantic on the possibility of Pence 2024, and @MichaelSchuman on what the Peng Shuai scandal is really about. Read it all here:
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@TheAtlantic
The Atlantic
an hour ago
"Americans are familiar with white-supremacist movements like the Klan, skinheads, neo-Nazis, and the Proud Boys. But they don’t seem to recognize white-supremacist ideology—the most venomous form of racist ideology," @DrIbram writes:
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The Atlantic
2 hours ago
The Instagram influencer Amelia Whelan made a small fortune selling water-ionizing machines through a network of recruits. Then the same viral forces that enabled her success were turned against her, @kait_tiffany writes:
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@TheAtlantic
The Atlantic
2 hours ago
The Peng Shuai scandal is undermining Beijing’s campaign to promote its political system to the world as an alternative to America's chaotic democracy, @MichaelSchuman argues.
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@YAppelbaum
Yoni Appelbaum
3 hours ago
1. The last time America grappled with a new electronic communications technology, allowing for the instantaneous transmission of incendiary statements stripped of context, it absolutely transformed politics and Congress in particular:
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@JohnGHendy
John Hendrickson
3 hours ago
John Kelly: "Trump won't run ... He’ll continue talking about it; he may even declare, but he will not run. And the reason is he simply cannot be seen as a loser." via @PeterAtlantic
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@AdrienneLaF
Adrienne LaFrance
3 hours ago
“A setback for China in its confrontation with the United States and quest to elevate the stature of authoritarian rule on the international stage...”
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@RachelDonadio
Rachel Donadio
3 hours ago
🇫🇷 Right-wing TV pundit Éric Zemmour is running for president of France, scrambling the field He says there's no difference between Islam & Islamism, and has been sued for provoking discrimination Why are religion & national identity so tangled in 🇫🇷?
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@kait_tiffany
Kaitlyn Tiffany
3 hours ago
i wrote about the Breakaway Movement—a multi-level marketing sales group with a charismatic leader who did not want to say the words "multi-level marketing" or "Federal Trade Commission"
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The Atlantic
3 hours ago
"Mississippi lawmakers, Clarence Thomas, and their anti-abortion allies have done enough damage by encouraging Americans to question their sense of reality about abortion," @holdingren writes:
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@RachelDonadio
Rachel Donadio
4 hours ago
🇫🇷 Éric Zemmour, a R-wing TV pundit, today announced he's running for prez of 🇫🇷 His poll #s or if the media compare him to Trump is not the point. What's important are the reactionary roots of his ideas and why they resonate in 🇫🇷 Me in @TheAtlantic:
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@AdrienneLaF
Adrienne LaFrance
4 hours ago
“Imagine if an Avon lady could knock on 100,000 doors at once.”
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@TheAtlantic
The Atlantic
4 hours ago
The CNN anchor mixed his roles as brother and broadcaster. He should go, @GrahamDavidA writes.
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