How Game of Thrones Speaks to the Recent Violence in Charlottesville

This season of Game of Thrones has been especially political, and episode 7 relates to the social and political climate of the U.S. like never before.

Varys makes a point U.S. leaders could benefit from hearing as he shares a wine with Tyrion in 'Eastwatch'. [Image: HBO]

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Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen's Face-to-Face Shows the Myopia of Climate Change Denial

Ice finally met fire on last night's episode of Game of Thrones, and their first conversation proved a perfect case study in the distance between power and reality.

Daenerys Targaryen and Jon Snow finally meet in Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 3

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Intuition and Survival: Why Jon Snow Actually Does Know Something

Should Jon Snow go to Dragonstone? Should Samwell "operate" on Ser Jorah? The line between intuition and foolishness can only be drawn in hindsight.

Jon Snow rides away from Winterfell to an unknown fate, in 'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Episode 2 'Stormborn'. Image: HBO

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