Feb. 1, 2018
America is covered in Confederate statues. We can do better — and here’s how.

America is covered in Confederate statues. We can do better — and here’s how.

Mic’s latest editorial effort — the Black Monuments Project — aims to correct this sordid legacy through a blend of history and imagination.
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After missed tip on Parkland shooter, FBI again comes under intense scrutiny

They didn't investigate warnings about Nikolas Cruz. Now, they're coming under scrutiny — including from critics of the Russia probe.
Feb. 17, 2018

McMaster acknowledges Russian interference in 2016 election — something Trump still doubts

"With the FBI indictment, the evidence is now incontrovertible."
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Feb. 1, 2018

54 black heroes who deserve monuments in America

Feb. 17, 2018

Jury awards Korryn Gaines’ family $36 million in wrongful death lawsuit over 2016 police shooting

The jurors awarded more than $36 million to Korryn Gaines' family, with the bulk of the money going Gaines' son and daughter.
Feb. 17, 2018

While you weren’t looking: 5 stories from the Trump administration that aren’t about gun violence

Two more Trump secretaries are caught up in airfare scandals, the Department of Education abandons transgender students and the CFPB ends a lawsuit against a major predatory lender.
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Feb. 16, 2018

Unreliable sources: A look at the worst media moments this week that weren’t about indicted Russians

Here’s a look at some of the more cringe-worthy takes and media mistakes from this week.
Feb. 16, 2018

Ahead of midterms, millions of dollars are pouring in toward state legislative races

“People [pay] more attention to the impact their state government representatives have on their lives."