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Poll: voters who reject racism are more energized for 2020 than...

Anti-black voters were a highly politically engaged group in 2016. Fourteen months out from the 2020 presidential election, however, it’s those who reject racial stereotypes that are more interested in voting — which could be bad news for President Donald Trump. According to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll, 82 percent of people who reject anti-black ideas said they were strongly interested in voting, up from 70 percent in 2016. In comparison, 75 percent of anti-black voters expressed a strong interest in voting in 2020. The poll comes as Trump has been under fire for his divisive rhetoric. Last month, he was criticized...

Vox Sentences: Planned Parenthood loses funding

Vox Sentences is your daily digest for what's happening in the world, curated by Ella Nilsen. Sign up for the Vox Sentences newsletter, delivered straight to your inbox Monday through Friday, or view the Vox Sentences archive for past editions. Planned Parenthood withdraws from Title X funding so it can keep referring patients for abortions; an attack in Afghanistan leaves some worried of more violence if the US pulls out. Planned Parenthood rejects Title X funding Ronen Tivony/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Planned Parenthood has decided to reject...

The Terror: Infamy turns America’s WWII internment camps into a bleak...

The second episode of The Terror: Infamy, AMC’s anthology horror-drama, ends with a blatant money shot. A group of confused, weary, scared Japanese-American citizens have just been transported by bus from their home state of California to Colinas de Oro, Oregon — a fictional World War II internment camp based on real ones in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and Wyoming. As the passengers exit the bus and straggle inside the fenced-in military grounds, the camera pulls back to reveal an armed watchtower in the center and an American flag hovering over it all. Right on cue,...

5 winners and 5 losers from Succession season 2, episode 2,...

If you are someone who works at an online publication — like, say, Vox — you’re fairly accustomed to TV shows taking swipes at your workplace and getting things desperately wrong. Every so often, a show like BoJack Horseman will come up with something like GirlCroosh, the pitch-perfect satire of women’s interest sites that Diane works at for much of seasons four and five of that show. But most of the time, fake websites on TV come off as especially fake. “Vaulter,” the second episode of Succession season two, gets around this by creating a fake site — Vaulter, naturally...

Find Out the Truth about NYX Make Up

It isn’t surprising that NYX make up is one of the most known cosmetics products shopped by a lot of consumers and makeup artists worldwide. The reasons behind it is that NYX make up products are like prestige brands, but the best thing about them is that they will not let you sacrifice your budget.  Finding make up that will provide you exceptional results and easy on your pockets can be challenging to find, but once you’ve found it, you will surely hold onto it. This is why NYX make up products are highly...

Why Go for Real Hair Extension?

Do you find it hard to grow your natural hair? Do you wish to add more volume to it? Then, real hair extension is exactly what you need.  There are several available options right now as far as hair extensions are concerned. But, some of these extensions are better for your confidence and head than others. Real hair extensions have several notable benefits compared to other kinds of hair extensions. Real hair extension can last much longer than synthetic or artificial hair Why...

The Perfect Buying Guide for a New Desktop Computer

If you are searching for a new desktop computer, there are various factors that will guide you to buy the best one for your needs. Whether you are buying a desktop computer for the first time or an upgrade to your old one, below are the things you must keep in mind: RAM or Memory A desktop computer has standardized on DDR3 memory for a lot of years that majority of people didn’t think about memory beyond the cost. Today, DDR4 is making...

Effective Exercises for a Narrow Waist

High cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, apnea, and other diseases will all lead to a significant reduction of a person’s life span. To lower your risks of suffering from these conditions, one of the first things you should do is perform the best exercises for a narrow waist. The ideal waist size for an average male should not be over 40 inches and for women, it should be less than 35 inches. This measurement will also depend on your BMI or Body Mass Index which takes into account your height and weight....

Predator generator is easy to handle and transport

Those who love nature and adventure like me will surely understand the need and utility of a generator for an inveterate camper. Not only camping; a portable generator can be useful in many other situations. Harbor Freight Predator 2000 is one of the most sold portable models in the market, which you can of course keep in mind. But is it the one for you? This review should dispel your doubts. I was looking for a portable generator to take with me on my camping trips, so that can easily recharge my phone’s battery or flashlights. After...