Jill Stein’s Play to the Bernie-or-Bust Contingent

In another time, Bernie Sanders—the leader of a primary insurgency that pushed the Democratic Party further to the left than it has been in decades—calling, from the Convention floor, for the nomination of Hillary Clinton would have been hailed as a masterpiece of political stagecraft. But, in Philadelphia in 2016, in the roiling aftermath of the Sanders campaign, that moment did as much to highlight the divisions within the Party as it did the unity that Sanders intended to display.See the rest of the story at newyorker.comRelated:What the Kremlin Makes of Donald TrumpThe Power of “Love” in PoliticsDaily Cartoon: Thursday, July 28th

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Jill Stein’s Play to the Bernie-or-Bust Contingent

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Beetles Do Beatles: Music Coup for an Animated Netflix Show

“Beat Bugs” a children’s show, is one of several shows whose creator uses licensing deals to feature iconic song collections in unusually extensive ways.

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Faces of the Democratic National Convention

The photographer Philip Montgomery is covering the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia for The New Yorker, following the events of the Convention hall and the protests outside it.See the rest of the story at newyorker.comRelated:The Power of “Love” in PoliticsTim Kaine Takes Back Faith for the DemocratsObama’s Powerful Message: Donald Trump Is Un-American

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Faces of the Democratic National Convention

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