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Current Affairs is an American bimonthly magazine that discusses political and cultural topics from a progressive perspective. It is published in print and online, and supplemented by a podcast. The publication describes its missions as "to produce the world's first readable political publication and to make life joyful again". Its format was influenced by other magazines such as Jacobin and Spy. The print edition is notable for containing many colorful cartoons and full-page illustrations by various artists who are prominently credited for their work. Noam Chomsky and Glenn Greenwald have praised the magazine's work.Writings in Current Affairs include critiques and history of popular culture, discussions of policy and its implementation, and creative fixes for societal problems. The magazine has also published several long deconstructions of works by popular right-wing figures such as Charles Murray, Tucker Carlson, and Jordan Peterson.

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