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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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    • 4.8 • 26 Ratings

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.

    The Echo Park eviction

    The Echo Park eviction

    The recent police crackdown on a tent camp in Los Angeles has left the city divided. One thing everyone agrees on is the dire need for lasting solutions to the growing homelessness crisis in the United States.
    Transcript at vox.com/todayexplained.
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    • 30 min
    Gaetzgate

    Gaetzgate

    Vox’s Andrew Prokop explains Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz’s sex scandal.
    Transcript at vox.com/todayexplained.
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    • 29 min
    Johnson & Johnson & Problems

    Johnson & Johnson & Problems

    The US government is calling for an immediate pause in Johnson & Johnson vaccinations after six recipients (out of millions) developed blood clots. ProPublica’s Caroline Chen explains. Transcript at vox.com/todayexplained. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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    • 26 min
    Vaccine passport, please

    Vaccine passport, please

    Recode’s Rebecca Heilweil explains how proving you got the shot became controversial. Transcript at vox.com/todayexplained. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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    • 24 min
    CICADAPOCALYPSE 2021

    CICADAPOCALYPSE 2021

    Or maybe, after listening to this episode, it’ll be more like CICADAPALOOZA!
    Transcript at vox.com/todayexplained.
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    • 27 min
    Taylor Swift rewrites her story

    Taylor Swift rewrites her story

    One of the biggest pop stars in the world is rerecording her first six albums at the artistic peak of her career. The Atlantic’s Shirley Li explains Swift’s gambit to reclaim her catalog.
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    • 29 min

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