Politics & Social Issues

Your hub for all things politics - from the 2020 election, to the ongoing fight for equal pay, to the Black Lives Matter movement. Catch up on the social issues everyone is talking about, and why they matter.

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Clarissa Ward on the Close Calls and 'Bitter Pills' of Covering War
From on-the-ground reporting in Kabul to covering India's COVID catastrophe, CNN’s chief international correspondent feels called to tell the world's stories.
Madeleine Albright Has Sent Some Very Spicy Messages Through Her Accessories
The former Secretary of State shares the diplomatic symbolism behind her collection of brooches — and if she wore a crab to meet you for dinner, well, we're sorry to be the ones to tell you what that meant.
Being Tokenized in the Workplace Is Bad for Black Women's Health
As president and CEO of the Black Women’s Health Imperative, Linda Goler Blount is making sure companies stay true to the anti-racism promises they made in 2020 — because she knows that lives depend on it.
Elizabeth Warren Is Still in the Fight
The Senator on feeling this close to budget reconciliation and publishing her first children's book about the joy of staying in the game.

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After Publishing Her Third Book, Phoebe Robinson Is Passing the Mic — Er, Pen — to Other Authors of Color

With the launch of her new publishing imprint, Tiny Reparations Books, the comedian is championing underrepresented voices.