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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns: Best Reactions

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns: Best Reactions

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has resigned after long-simmering tensions with the president. Here are the best Internet reactions.
United States of America Election Results: 10 Good Things That Came Out of the Midterms

United States of America Election Results: 10 Good Things That Came Out of the Midterms

From the restoration of voting rights to citizens with felonies in Florida to an openly gay governor in what used to be called “the hate state.”
Did Stacey Abrams Win Georgia? It’s Complicated

Did Stacey Abrams Win Georgia? It’s Complicated

The Georgia gubernatorial candidate refuses to concede the race to her opponent Brian Kemp, who has been accused of voter suppression, until every last vote is counted.
Midterm Election Live Results: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar, Sharice Davids, and Deb Haaland Make History

Midterm Election Live Results: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar, Sharice Davids, and Deb Haaland Make History

American women of color made history in the 2018 midterm elections in congressional races.
Barack Obama Surprises Campaign Workers With Donuts in Pennsylvania the Day Before the Midterms 2018

Barack Obama Surprises Campaign Workers With Donuts in Pennsylvania the Day Before the Midterms 2018

“The character of this country is on the ballot,” he told campaign volunteers in Pennsylvania. “How we conduct ourselves in public life is on the ballot. How we treat other people is on the ballot.”
2018 Midterms: The Races to Follow and What You Need to Know Now

2018 Midterms: The Races to Follow and What You Need to Know Now

On November 6, all 435 voting seats in the United States House of Representatives will be up for grabs; 33 senators will face the music; 36 gubernatorial hopefuls will be watching the results with
Bria Vinaite Explains the Green New Deal

Bria Vinaite Explains the Green New Deal

Before you vote in the midterm elections, Bria Vinaite wants you to understand the ideas behind a Green New Deal.
Ariana Grande to Pete Davidson: “Thank U, Next”

Ariana Grande to Pete Davidson: “Thank U, Next”

Ariana Grande did not take kindly to a joke ex-fiancé Pete Davidson made about their relationship and took to Twitter.
Liuba Grechen Shirley Is Taking On Peter King at the Polls in Long Island

Liuba Grechen Shirley Is Taking On Peter King at the Polls in Long Island

The mother of two young children has raised over $1.3 million in the last year—more than any King challenger in history, and has won endorsements from Chuck Schumer, Kirsten Gillibrand, and Elizabeth
Google Employees Stage Walkout Over Sexual Harassment Scandal

Google Employees Stage Walkout Over Sexual Harassment Scandal

Thousands of Google employees staged a walkout in offices around the world to protest the company’s handling of sexual harassment allegations.
Celebrities Knocking on Doors Is the New Fancy Fund-Raiser

Celebrities Knocking on Doors Is the New Fancy Fund-Raiser

Celebrities like Oprah have begun canvassing ahead of the midterms instead of the usual fund-raisers and benefit concerts.
Sandra Day O’Connor Rejected a Marriage Proposal From William Rehnquist

Sandra Day O’Connor Rejected a Marriage Proposal From William Rehnquist

According to her biographer, Sandra Day O’Connor once rejected a proposal from William Rehnquist before they both served on the Supreme Court.
President Trump Is Not Welcome in Pittsburgh Unless He Denounces White Nationalism

President Trump Is Not Welcome in Pittsburgh Unless He Denounces White Nationalism

As the Pittsburgh community mourns the massacre that claimed 11 lives at the Tree of Life synagogue on Saturday, a group of Jewish leaders in the city have a message for President Trump.
Jair Bolsonaro’s Threat to the Amazon: Why Environmentalists (Among Many Others) Are Worried About Brazil’s New Far-Right President

Jair Bolsonaro’s Threat to the Amazon: Why Environmentalists (Among Many Others) Are Worried About Brazil’s New Far-Right President

Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil’s brand-new president-elect, has suggested that he will open up more of the Amazon rain forest to industry, worrying environmentalists.
Sahle-Work Zewde Is Ethiopia’s First Woman President and Africa’s Only Serving Female Head of State

Sahle-Work Zewde Is Ethiopia’s First Woman President and Africa’s Only Serving Female Head of State

Meet Sahle-Work Zewde, a veteran diplomat and former United Nations official who pledged to work toward a “society that rejects the oppression of women.”
Stacey Abrams, Running for Governor of Georgia, Spends a Sunday With Vogue

Stacey Abrams, Running for Governor of Georgia, Spends a Sunday With Vogue

Stacey Abrams, Democratic nominee for governor in Georgia, is running in a race that many are hoping will signal a new American future.