TIME Magazine 2019 Dec. 16 issue
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For the Record
The Brief
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The haze over Afghanistan
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Uproar in Malta over journalist's murder
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John Dean remembers William Ruckelshaus
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Boom in business for bullet-proof gear
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TIME with...free-range artist Theaster Gates
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Iraq in turmoil
The View
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Fintan O'Toole on England's identity crisis
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Ian Bremmer on exploding tariffs against Argentina,

Brazil and France

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Why Western leaders should prioritize happiness
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Whose Man in Kyviv? Ukraine President Volodymyr

Zelensky pushes back. By Simon Shuster

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Embracing Impeachment. How Trump's campaign uses Facebook to

rally support and raise millions. By Brian Bennett & Chris Wilson

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A General Absence. What U.S. foreign policy looks like

without the "axis of adults" By Peter Bergen

Time Off
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The 2019 best of culture: top 10 movies, performances,

TV shows, albums, songs, theater and podcasts

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7 Questions for filmmaker Greta Gerwig
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