This Week Has Happened Before

When injustice surrounds you like a law of nature.
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Trump Says “Vicious Dogs” Would Have Met White House Demonstrators as Protests Spread Across U.S.

Protests, many of which turned violent, erupted in more than 30 cities across the United States amid anger over the killing of George Floyd.
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Financial Therapy

Amanda Clayman joins the hosts to answer listener questions around finance and emotions.
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Former SNL Comedian Jim Breuer on Parenting An Aging Parent

How to get a stubborn parent to listen.
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Roberts Upholds COVID-19 Restrictions on Churches, Scolds Kavanaugh

The chief justice has lost patience with conservatives’ efforts to overturn public health orders.
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When the Robot You Consider Family Tries to Sell You Something

The author of Robots Are People Too responds to Tobias Buckell’s “Scar Tissue.”
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Read a New Short Story About the Peculiar Challenges of Raising a Robot

A new Future Tense Fiction tale by Tobias S. Buckell.
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How I Got to Solitary Confinement at Walpole, and How I Got Out

The history of solitary confinement in America, civil death, social death, and how the Department of Corrections has total power over prisoners.
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Help! My Best Friend Stopped Talking to Me, and I Don’t Know Why.

I’m trying to be understanding, but I feel really lonely.
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Destroying a Police Precinct Is a Reasonable Response to Unreasonable Killings

The first thing to emerge from the pandemic is a rebellion against policing.
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