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Phoebe Bridgers Wants You to Know It's Healthy to Be Angry

Our October/November cover star is taking her indignation and demanding better.

Cities Are Preparing for Protests Over Footage of Tyre Nichols Killing

Nichols, 29, died from a police beating during a traffic stop.

There Is No Ethical Way to Execute Someone

Here's what you need to know about the death penalty in the United States.

Maxwell Alejandro Frost Wants to Be a New Type of Congressman

Meet the 25-year-old congressman, jazz drummer, and organizer.

Why The White House Shouldn't Privatize COVID Vaccines

"It is hard to overstate just how much of a disaster this would be."

Before My Incarceration, I Was Just a Depressed College Student

Many women like me share similar experiences of abuse and childhood abandonment.

A Progressive Arizona Congressman Is Running to Unseat Kyrsten Sinema

 “The rich and the powerful, they don’t need more advocates,” Rep. Ruben Gallego said.

We Have to Stop Criminalizing Unhoused People 

Manhattan’s District Attorney says we need more funding for services and support.

What Happened After Our Sexual Assault on Campus

“This was a problem much bigger than the two of us.”

North Dakota Could Jail Librarians Who Don’t Comply with Anti-LGBTQ+ Book Bans

A proposed bill is the latest in a wave of anti-LGBTQ+ laws aimed at public libraries.

A Notorious Prison Is Holding Teens on Its Former Death Row

Louisiana’s Angola prison is a former plantation.

The Powerful Message Behind the Resignation of New Zealand's Prime Minister

Jacinda Ardern says she “no longer had enough in the tank” to do the job properly.

One Way To Stop Andrew Tates: Stop Hating Women

Tate’s success is only a sliver of the misogynist furor broiling online and in real life.

Greta Thunberg Was Detained by Police at a Climate Protest in Germany

The young activist was part of a group demonstrating against a coal mine expansion.

Missouri State House’s Dress Code for Women Becomes Stricter

“This is ridiculous,” State Rep. Ashley Aune fumed on the House floor.

Are the White House’s Efforts to Connect With Young Americans Working?

There’s been a push and pull between the White House and youth leaders.

The ‘Shameful’ Ways We Misremember MLK

Martin Luther King Jr. was a socialist who thought “something is wrong with capitalism.”

‘No More Police’ Shows Abolitionists Are the Actual Realists

Mariame Kaba and Andrea Ritchie explain how "we don't actually care about children in this country."

So George Santos Lied. Now What?

The congressman is facing a whole slew of investigations.

What Self-Care Looks Like for the First Gen Z Member of Congress

Teen Vogue went behind the scenes with Maxwell Frost in the final weeks of his campaign.