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The Final G.O.P. Tax Bill Is a Recipe for Even More Inequality

John Cassidy on a new report on global economic inequality and how the final Republican tax bill will make things even worse in the United States.

The View from Alabama

Charles Bethea joins Dorothy Wickenden to discuss what Doug Jones’s victory in the Alabama Senate race says about Trumpism in the South.

All the World’s a Stage: Ariane Mnouchkine and Théâtre du Soleil’s “A Room in India”

Cynthia Zarin on Théâtre du Soleil’s production of “A Room in India,” directed by Ariane Mnouchkine, at the Park Avenue Armory.

How Sarah Silverman Reckoned with Louis C.K. in the Year of Sexual Harassment

Reflecting on the events of the year 2017, Ian Crouch writes about Sarah Silverman’s response to the sexual-harassment allegations against Louis C.K.

Daily Cartoon: Thursday, December 14th

Zachary Kanin’s Daily Cartoon figures out what the Emperor really wants.

Cartoons, Etc.: Roz Chast on Dancing Moms and the Ukulele

Emma Allen and Colin Stokes talk with the cartoonist Roz Chast about dancing moms and the ukulele.

Some Health-Insurance Plans That Would Actually Work for Me

Jason Adam Katzenstein and Farley Katz imagine and illustrate various health-insurance plans for millennials.

Why Won’t Women Date Me, a Very Nice Guy?

Bob Vulfov examines why a self-described very nice guy has trouble finding dates.

Has Daryl Kelly Spent Twenty Years in Prison for a Crime That Never Happened?

Jennifer Gonnerman on the upcoming parole hearing of Daryl Kelly, whose daughter has recanted the testimony she gave when she was eight years old, saying that Kelly raped her.

“No Questions”: The Russian Revolution, My Father, and Me

David Sipress writes about his father’s silence on his family and past, an old family photograph he cherishes, and his fascination with Russia and its history.

In Alabama, a Victory for Decency and a Loss for Trump

John Cassidy on what Doug Jones’s victory in Alabama’s special Senate election could mean for Democrats on the national level.

Mario Batali and the Appetites of Men

Helen Rosner writes about the sexual-harassment and sexual-assault allegations against the celebrity chef Mario Batali.

Doug Jones Defeats Roy Moore

In a tight race for the Senate seat in Alabama, the Democrat Doug Jones defeats the Republican candidate Roy Moore by a margin of one and a half per cent.

How Doug Jones Beat Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate Race

Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about how Doug Jones beat Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate race, and dealt a blow to Trump and the Republicans.

Remembering the Pioneering Black Journalist Simeon Booker, “the Man from Jet”

W. Ralph Eubanks remembers the journalist Simeon Booker, who who died on Sunday, at the age of ninety-nine, and was known for his fearless reporting on the civil-rights movement across the South.

The Best Response to Trump’s “Fake News” Gibes: Keep Reporting

John Cassidy writes about how journalists and the news media can respond to Donald Trump’s unfounded accusations that coverage is “fake news.”

Devastated Roy Moore Consoles Himself by Heading to Mall

Andy Borowitz jokes that Roy Moore responded to his defeat to Doug Jones in the Alabama special election by visiting the Gadsden Mall, from which he was reportedly banned.

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