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Collect Data, Influence Votes: 'If Then' Traces The Genesis Of Data-Driven Politics

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'Homeland Elegies' Novelist Reflects On Homesickness And The Immigrant Experience

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Former FBI Agent Addresses Post-Sept. 11 Torture In Newly Declassified Book

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'The Quiet Americans' Examines Tragic Miscalculations In The CIA's Formative Years

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'Reaganland' Author Revisits The Roots Of American Conservatism

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Journalist Enters The World Of QAnon: 'It's Almost Like A Bad Spy Novel'

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'Fallout' Tells The Story Of The Journalist Who Exposed The 'Hiroshima Cover-Up'

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Author Carl Hiaasen Skewers Palm Beach And Florida Life In 'Squeeze Me'

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'Immigration Nation' Filmmakers: 'The System Chews Up People'

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"I've never heard any Republican officeholder speak of President Trump as if he should be president," says GOP strategist Stuart Stevens. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Veteran GOP Strategist Takes On Trump — And His Party — In 'It Was All A Lie'

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'Satchel' Recalls The Iconic Pitcher Who Helped Integrate Major League Baseball

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'Fresh Air' Remembers Veteran Journalist Pete Hamill

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'Ghosting The News' Author Says Local Journalism 'Freefall' Is Accelerating

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Empty Stands, No Spitting: The New Rules Of Baseball During The Pandemic

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Psychiatrist: America's 'Extremely Punitive' Prisons Make Mental Illness Worse

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