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Trump gets rid of Stephen Bannon, a top proponent of his nationalist agenda

President Trump on Friday dismissed his embattled chief strategist, Stephen K. Bannon, an architect of his 2016 general-election victory and the champion of his nationalist impulses, in a major White House shake-up that follows a week of racial unrest.<p>With Trump’s presidency floundering and his …

Donald Trump

Julian Assange, a Man Without a Country

From his tiny sanctum in London, the founder of WikiLeaks has interfered with the world’s most powerful institutions.<p>I.<p>The Ecuadorian Embassy in London is situated at the end of a wide brick lane, next to the Harrods department store, in Knightsbridge. Sometimes plainclothes police officers, or …

10 Homemade Airplane Meals That Are Better than Paying $40

Are you planning a trip this summer? Perhaps taking advantage of some of the cheap airfare deals to Europe? This past February, Norwegian Airlines …

Healthy Eating

The Google memo: how an engineer's manifesto caused a diversity uproar

Contributors:<p>Image credit: Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge<p>Share Tweet<p><b>Share</b> The Google memo: how an engineer's manifesto caused a diversity uproar<p>share tweet Linkedin Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email<p>Google has found itself embroiled in controversy after a sexist memo, claiming that women are …

Alt-Right

When Silicon Valley Took Over Journalism

The pursuit of digital readership broke the New Republic—and an entire industry.<p>Chris Hughes was a mythical savior—boyishly innocent, fantastically rich, intellectually curious, unexpectedly humble, and proudly idealistic.<p>My entire career at the <i>New Republic</i> had been spent dreaming of such a …

Journalism

Inside Lewbowski Fest, Where the Dude Abides by the Fans

Nearly 20 years after The Big Lebowski hit theaters, its rabid fans are still gathering together to celebrate the cult classic.<p>When I caught <i>The Big Lebowski</i> on its opening weekend in 1998, the theater was less than half full. The people who were there, by my read of their reaction, mostly hated it. …

Times Square

Why we fell for clean eating

The oh-so-Instagrammable food movement has been thoroughly debunked – but it shows no signs of going away. The real question is why we were so desperate to believe it. By Bee Wilson<p>In the spring of 2014, Jordan Younger noticed that her hair was falling out in clumps. “Not cool” was her reaction. At …

University of Cambridge