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In Sydney, Australia, a clever cockatoo opens the lid of a trash bin using its bill and left foot. A second bird is observing it closely. Barbara Klump/Max Planck Institute of Animal Behavior hide caption

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Oh Flock! Clever Cockatoos Are More Culturally Complex Than We Thought

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Right To Vote: Historians On What Voting Restrictions Mean For Democracy's Future

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"The goal of cancel culture is to make decent Americans live in fear of being fired, expelled, shamed, humiliated and driven from society as we know it," then-President Donald Trump said during a speech at the 2020 Republican National Convention. It was remarkably similar to a sentiment expressed by another Republican president about political correctness nearly 30 years earlier. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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How Cancel Culture Became Politicized — Just Like Political Correctness

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Miss Nevada Makes History As The 1st Openly Transgender Woman To Compete For Miss USA

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In 'She Memes Well,' Quinta Brunson Describes The Difficult Path To Her Comedy Career

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Supreme Court Sides With Religious Freedom In High Profile LGBTQ Rights Case

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The Dark-Skinned Afro-Latinx Erasure In 'In The Heights'

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Two clients get their hair shampooed at Good. Co. Salon & Spa. Owner Emily Anderson says the salon is booked for the summer and everybody is busy each day. Paige Rowan/Good Co. Salon & Spa hide caption

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Vaxxed & Waxed, Booked & Busy: Beauty Salons Are Seeing A Post-Vaccination Boom

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Belarus' President Alexander Lukashenko has drawn attention from European leaders and Russia's President Vladimir Putin after his government arrested a journalist flying over the country on a commercial plane. Maxim Guchek/Getty Images hide caption

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What Russia Stands To Gain By Backing Belarus

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David Reinert holds up a large "Q" sign that represents QAnon while waiting in line to see then-President Donald Trump at his rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., on Aug. 2, 2018. Rick Loomis/Getty Images hide caption

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America's Satanic Panic Returns — This Time Through QAnon

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Election Politics Amid Israeli-Palestinian Violence

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The U.S. Is Headed Away From The Ideals Of Democracy, Says Author Masha Gessen

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A Look At Instability In Afghanistan After Blast In Kabul

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A Housing Attorney's Thoughts On The State Of The Eviction Moratorium

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Hollywood Foreign Press Association To Vote On Reforms Under Pressure From Publicists

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