In the news today: Vladimir Putin all but declared war on Ukraine—and the world—with a disjointed rant on the glory of the old U.S.S.R. American Trumpian truckers are talking about turning traffic around Washington, D.C. into a (bigger) nightmare. It’s not just the trial for the killers of Ahmaud Arbery that’s exposing vile racism in our society. Not satisfied with attacking a woman’s right to choose, Republicans are now threatening to come after birth control. If you’re planning for your death, becoming compost is the way to go. If recent polling about Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin means anything, Republicans may want to rethink their assault on public schools.
Here’s some of what you may have missed:
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