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It is the second time in a month that the Biden administration is suing Texas over voting laws. The new lawsuit alleges that state lawmakers discriminated against minorities when they approved districts that increased the power of White voters.
The decision allows U.S. athletes to participate in the Games but is a significant political snub and reflects the administration’s displeasure over China’s human rights abuses.
An aerial view of Napakiak, a Yup’ik village on aAn aerial view of Napakiak, a Yup’ik village on a small island in Western Alaska that is threatened by the encroaching Kuskokwim River. (Gabby Hiestand Salgado for The Post) small island in Western Alaska that is threatened by the encroaching Kuskokwim River. (Gabby Hiestand Salgado for The Post)
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The Kuskokwim River is the lifeblood for Napakiak’s 370 residents. Now, erosion — accelerated by climate change — threatens the Indigenous community’s existence.
An unrelated sexual misconduct claim may have only hastened Jeff Zucker’s decision to dismiss his star anchor for crossing ethical lines to help his brother.
Fred Hiatt1955–2021
A onetime foreign correspondent, Fred Hiatt greatly expanded The Post’s opinions department and wrote spirited columns and editorials on politics and foreign affairs.
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