1. Critic’s Notebook

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    In Soccer, Power’s Always in Play

    A new exhibition at the Arab World Institute in Paris explores how the game embodies political and social changes in Africa, the Middle East and beyond.

  2. Game of Thrones

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    ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8: The Ultimate Guide

    An obsessive’s guide to the final season of “Game of Thrones.” Join us for complete episode recaps, deep dives into past twists and tributes to characters we loved (and lost). Season 8 is here.