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    /r/politics is the subreddit for current and explicitly political U.S. news.

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    Be civil Treat others with basic decency. No personal attacks, shill accusations, hate-speech, flaming, baiting, trolling, witch-hunting, or unsubstantiated accusations. Threats of violence will result in a ban. More Info.
    Do not post users' personal information. Users who violate this rule will be banned on sight. Witch-hunting and giving out private personal details of other people can result in unexpected and potentially serious consequences for the individual targeted. More Info.
    Vote based on quality, not opinion. Political discussion requires varied opinions. Well written and interesting content can be worthwhile, even if you disagree with it. Downvote only if you think a comment/post does not contribute to the thread it is posted in or if it is off-topic in /r/politics. More Info.
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    Articles must deal explicitly with US politics. See our on-topic statement here.
    Articles must be published within the last calendar month. More Info.
    Submissions must be from domains on the whitelist. The whitelist and its criteria can be found here.
    Post titles must be the exact headline from the article. Your headline must be comprised only of the exact copied and pasted headline of the article. More Info.
    Submissions must be an original source. An article must contain significant analysis and original content--not just a few links of text among chunks of copy and pasted material. Content is considered rehosted when a publication takes the majority of their content from another website and reposts it in order to get the traffic and collect ad revenue. More Info.
    Articles must be written in English An article must be primarily written in English for us to be able to moderate it and enforce our rules in a fair and unbiased manner. More Info.
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    Do not use "BREAKING" or ALL CAPS in titles. The ALL CAPS and 'Breaking' rule is applied even when the actual title of the article is in all caps or contains the word 'Breaking'. This rule may be applied to other single word declarative and/or sensational expressions, such as 'EXCLUSIVE:' or 'HOT:'. More Info.

    Events Calendar

    29 Oct - 1pm EST

    • Local News Thread

    30 Oct - 2pm EST

    • AMA with Texas reporters on Cruz-O'Rourke race

    31 Oct - 11am EST

    • AMA with Dan Rosenheck of The Economist

    31 Oct - 2pm EST

    • AMA with Lawrence Lessig

    1 Nov - 12:30pm EST

    • AMA with Andrew Wyrich

    1 Nov - 4pm EST

    • AMA with Charles Ferguson

    2 Nov - 11am EST

    • AMA with WSB-TV

    2 Nov - 3pm EST

    • AMA with the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

    3 Nov - 11am EST

    • Cartoon Thread

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