Learning With: ‘Emperor Akihito, Who Gave Japan’s Monarchy a Human Face, Abdicates Throne’

Learning With: ‘Emperor Akihito, Who Gave Japan’s Monarchy a Human Face, Abdicates Throne’

Why is Akihito’s abdication so momentous?

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From The Times’s Photo Vault, the Many Dimensions of Jackie Robinson

A new project from the Past Tense archival team celebrates Robinson, a Baseball Hall of Famer and civil rights icon, with 100 photos on what would have been his 100th birthday.

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What Is a ‘Shadow Ban,’ and Is Twitter Doing It to Republican Accounts?

An accusation that Twitter was suppressing conservative political views drew the attention of President Trump. Here’s what’s really going on.

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Witnessing China’s 1989 Protests, 1,000 Miles From Tiananmen Square

As a student, Representative Andy Levin of Michigan experienced firsthand the bloody crackdown against pro-democracy demonstrators.

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Do Companies Fear the Law? The Signs Say No

Numerous corporations have been fined in recent years for misconduct. The question is whether the large penalties deter bad behavior.

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