Politics & Social Issues

Your hub for all things politics — from the 2020 election, to the ongoing fight for equal pay, to the Black Lives Matter movement. Catch up on the social issues everyone is talking about, and why they matter.

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Behind the Scenes of the State of the Union With CNN's Top Talent
For Kaitlan Collins, Dana Bash, Abby Phillip and the rest of the D.C. team, SOTU day is always like a marathon. A global crisis and ever-changing pandemic made this one intense day of work.
Fact Check: The Inventing Anna Reporter Didn't Really Go Into Labor While Finishing Her Exposé
Jessica Pressler didn’t actually work until the moment it was time to deliver her baby — but this race to the finish before giving birth deserves all the airtime it's getting.
Jasmine Cephas Jones Sang a Prince song For Her Hamilton Audition
Not only did she land the role she got a little something extra.

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Asian Americans Are Kicking Ass at the Olympics
After a spike in anti-Asian racism in the U.S., watching athletes like Chloe Kim and Nathan Chen succeed is exactly what we needed.
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Series writer and co-executive producer Georgia Pritchett shares how anxiety can supercharge creativity, and that at the end of the day Succession is really about "having some issues with family."