Pelosi leads surprise delegation to Jordan for ‘vital discussions’ on Syria crisis

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit highlighted her sharp disagreement with President Trump over policy in the Middle East following the president's abrupt removal of U.S. troops from northern Syria and Turkey’s subsequent attacks on Kurds.
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After weeks of criticism, Warren says she will release a plan to pay for Medicare-for-all

Sen. Elizabeth Warren continued to deflect questions about whether middle-class taxes would rise under her proposal.

Boris Johnson to seek a new vote Monday on Brexit deal, as confusion swirls over exit delay

The British prime minister sent three letters to European leaders, leaving people to puzzle over exactly which one meant what — and to wonder where Brexit heads next.
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American University professor Ibram X. Kendi​. (Michael A. McCoy for The Post)
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To fight racism, you must first confess your racism, this historian says

In “How to Be an Antiracist,” Ibram X. Kendi points to his own experience was a prime example of how racist ideas quietly worm their way through the culture.
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Authorities had warned of the cranes’ instability in the week since the half-finished hotel caved in, killing three workers and injuring dozens more.
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