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WHAT IF THE WORLD TREATED THE U.S. LIKE A ROGUE STATE?
Some risky but practical proposals to
harness a superpower that has clearly lost control.

What If The World Treated The U.S. Like a Rogue State

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Behold, The Millennial Nuns

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F. Lee Bailey

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Parkland Is Tearing Itself Apart

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The Exceptional Life of Paul Coates

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The Creeping Capitalist Takeover of Higher Education

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The Secret Baby Catchers of Alabama

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I’m Still Here

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The Best Way To Save People From Suicide

“I looked around at our whole family, and the kids running around, and I thought, ‘I’m never going to have this,’ and I started to cry.”

Together Alone

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Is Tom Perez Up For the Fight?

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Everything You Know About Obesity Is Wrong

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The Slow, Highly Provisional Evolution of Glenn Greenwald

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Inhuman Resources

“Do you have any idea how much we earn off migrants? Drugs are less profitable.”

The 21st Century Gold Rush

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Understanding Harvey

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When the Punishment Feels Like a Crime

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The Unlikely Upside of Cape Town's Drought

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Mike Pence’s Man in the Swamp

“If you wear a Trump hat in many places, you might as well be wearing a swastika.”

My Journey to the Center of the Alt-Right

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Jerry and Marge Go Large

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The Disaster Tourist

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Millennials Are Screwed

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Four Quitters Walk Into a Bar...

“I did flash a camera below her skirt as she stood next to me. It was intended for shock value only.”

Out Here, No One Can Hear You Scream

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And So Jedidiah Brown Gave All of Himself to the City He Loved

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Reunited

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Why America Needs Ebonics Now

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The Super Predators

“Doctors would be offered paid speaking fees based on the number of Risperdal prescriptions they wrote.“

America’s Most Admired Lawbreaker

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What Bullets Do to Bodies

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This is how the next World War starts

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The Blow-It-All-Up Billionaires

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The Untold Pre-History of the Clarence Thomas Hearings

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Revenge of the Lunch Lady

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Hooked for Life

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Is Ivanka For Real?

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Sandra Bland Died One Year Ago

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Sad!

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Meet the Ungers

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Trump at War

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Drugs You Don’t Need for Disorders You Don’t Have

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The Myth of the Ethical Shopper

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How Mark Zuckerberg Should Give Away $45 Billion

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American Electoral

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‘I Woke Up In a Parallel Universe’

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The Shooting Gallery

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Love in the Age of Big Data

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Cruel and All-Too-Usual

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They Burn Witches Here

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Instruments of Oppression

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Scenes from a Marriage

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Lagarde-ian of the Galaxy

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His Town

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Mothers of Isis

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Stop the Madness

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Welcome to Beautiful Parkersburg, West Virginia

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The Lost Girls

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Let’s Go Full Crocodile, Ladies

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The Life and Death of an Amazon Warehouse Temp

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