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The buzz inside the Beltway is that “centrist” Democrats are desperate to pass the USMCA to signal they are getting things done. Read more

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The Senate — the place Trump’s impeachment goes to die? Read more

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We’re in the business of creating the perfect Democratic nominee. Read more

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Yoichi R. Okamoto

“We learned that the government had a plan in place to deal with any black leaders emerging ‘who could unify and electrify the masses,’ in the words of the FBI. Fred was doing that.” Read more

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To insist that not coming on too strong is what’s needed in 2020 is to miss the whole lesson of the rightwing populist rise of Trump. Read more

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Obama’s recent comments highlight an important division in the Democratic Party, one that’s prompted the recent emergence of two new candidates: Deval Patrick, the former governor of Massachusetts and personal friend of Obama, and Michael Bloomberg. Read more

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Don't worry, it’s a normal part of our constitution—for men like you. Read more

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Jeff Abbott

Repression against indigenous Bolivians has spurred protests across the Americas. Read more

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As the holidays approacheth, and pot becomes legal in my state, I’m considering reviving my Dysfunctional Family Christmas tradition. Read more

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Ollie Atkins

It’s not really fair to Nixon to even make the comparison. Read more

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Here they are again, back from the dead, like zombies. Read more

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History shows that when a famous person insults disabled people in this manner, they can easily get off the hook. Read more

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Trump has not “forgotten” the forgotten working class. Indeed, the pampered son of privilege remembers to slap them with plutocratic policies every chance he gets. Read more

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Tony Alter

Why are we seeing all the hand-wringing about “losing” private insurance when so many people’s experiences with it are so negative? Read more

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The newest Conservative Prime Minister of Britain wanted, like his buddy Donald Trump, to ride a populist wave to victory; instead he’s struggling to keep his nose above water. How did he misread the tea leaves? Read more

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When tragedy strikes you need earnest, heartfelt sentiments that won't compromise your rights to bear anything, anywhere! Read more

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“Ask your lawyer or state attorney general about Pharmagon today!” Read more

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Pete Souza / The White House

“It’s our job. We represent them too. So whether or not they're enfranchised or disenfranchised, we are still their representative.” Read more

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As the Amazon burns, the terrifying parallels between the U.S. and Brazilian governments highlight the damage authoritarian leaders are doing. Read more

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