Observation Deck

Observation Deck

Washington’s Ministry of Preemption

To stop security breaches before they happen, U.S. intelligence agencies are surveilling everything.

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In Dumping the Paris Accord, Trump Cedes the Energy Future to China

The United States isn’t just forfeiting its environmental leadership. It’s shipping jobs and influence to Beijing.

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The Multibillion-Dollar U.S. Spy Agency You Haven’t Heard of

How President Trump might turn an all-seeing spy apparatus on innocent American citizens.

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Advice From Pussy Riot: How to Defy Putin and Trump

What the Russian and U.S. presidents have in common and how to defeat “all those other assholes just like them.”

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Gender Hack

The dearth of women in the tech world is cultural — and therefore entirely reversible.

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A Blow to the Soul

A generation of innocents is going to grow up traumatized because of America’s immigration laws.

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Davos Man Has No Clothes

The World Economic Forum’s annual celebration of global capitalism once represented the inevitable arc of human progress. No longer.

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