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Why YouTube Should Stay Weird

Jason Alden/Bloomberg via Getty Images Fourth Estate Yes, it’s a cesspit. But it’s also important, and its ham-handed purges could backfire. By JACK SHAFER June 07, 2019 Jack Shafer is Politico's senior media writer.  YouTube…

White House tried to block Kris Kobach from…

Former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach was blocked from testifying about the addition of a citizenship question to the census. | Mark Reinstein/Corbis via Getty Images The White House tried to block former Kansas…

Nature Conservancy CEO Tercek exits as shake-up widens

Organizations around the world have been under pressure to reevaluate systemic gender discrimination in the workplace in the #MeToo era. | Sean Zanni/Patrick McMullan/Getty Images Nature Conservancy CEO Mark Tercek announced Friday he would step…

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Trump lobs another insult at Pelosi aboard Air…

President Donald Trump’s criticism of Nancy Pelosi for admonishing him while overseas comes weeks after he decided not to follow the same tradition. | Alex Brandon/AP Photo President Donald Trump used his downtime on Air…

Trump backs off 2024 moon plans in tweet

The full Moon rises in the sky to the right of the Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket on July 2014, at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. | Aubrey Gemignani/NASA via Getty Images President Donald…