Today, Explained

News comes at you fast. Join us at the end of your day to understand it. Today, Explained is your all killer, no filler, Monday to Friday news explainer hosted by Sean Rameswaram and featuring the finest reporters from the Vox Media Podcast Network and beyond.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 22m. Bisher sind 602 Folge(n) erschienen. Jeden Tag erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts
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Helicopter policing


Police across the country have responded to recent protests with military tactics and equipment. The Washington Post’s Alex Horton investigated how two military helicopters were used as a show of force against protesters in the nation’s capital.


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Lockdown, reopen, repeat


Hospitals are stretched to their breaking point in Texas, Arizona, and other states where Covid-19 cases are rising sharply. Vox’s Dylan Scott says the US could be in store for more lockdowns. And more reopenings. And more lockdowns…


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Justice for Breonna Taylor


There hasn’t been an arrest in the case in the three months since police shot and killed Taylor in her home in Louisville, Kentucky. But now the “Justice for Breonna” movement has the potential to unseat Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.


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Black Lives Matter is working


America is undergoing a new racial reckoning. The Atlantic’s Adam Serwer explains why this time is different.


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Brazil’s coronavirus disaster


President Jair Bolsonaro called it the "sniffles" and recommended hydroxychloroquine. Now the country has over a million confirmed cases. Reporter Gustavo Ribeiro explains how Brazil could become the next epicenter.


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A world without bail?


With the wave of protests came waves of arrests and record-breaking donations to bail funds across the US, but reformers hope for a reckoning of one of the only for-profit bail systems in the world.


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How not to fire someone


Attorney General William Barr tried to quietly push out the top federal prosecutor in Manhattan on Friday night. Then everybody noticed.


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Celebrate Juneteenth!


The celebration of emancipation is as vital today as ever.


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A good day for DREAMers


In a major decision from the Supreme Court, DACA lives to fight another day. But it's not in the clear yet.


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The return of sports


There are two ways to do it: safely or not so safely. Guess which one we’re heading toward in the United States?


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