Opinion

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Trump's 'She Was Drunk' Argument Is a Disaster for Republicans

The controversy over Brett Kavanaugh is now about so much more than the specific allegations against the judge.
Eve Peyser
14 hours ago
Evesplaining

Republicans Are Standing by Kavanaugh Just to Own the Libs

The simple philosophy that governs everything the GOP does.
Eve Peyser
2 days ago
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Kavanaugh Has Exposed the Savage Amorality of America's Ruling Class

How the DC establishment has responded to his confirmation controversy tells us an awful lot.
Harry Cheadle
2 days ago
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Lifetime Supreme Court Appointments Are a Total Disaster

The Kavanaugh nomination battle underscores how much we need to change the system.
Harry Cheadle
9.20.18
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The Kavanaugh Allegations Are a Test and Republicans, They're Failing

The GOP is showing that it doesn't really care about investigating the accusations against Trump's Supreme Court pick.
Harry Cheadle
9.20.18
House Party

Election Nerds Should Be Obsessing Over the 'New York Times' Live Polls

They give us a window into the most important elections of the year.
Robert Wheel
9.19.18
Views My Own

Trump's Treatment of Women, Not Russia, Will Bring Him Down

We should be paying more attention to the sexual harassment and assault allegations swirling around the president.
Jill Filipovic
9.17.18
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Trump's Narcissism and Cowardice Are Making the Government Dysfunctional

The president's tweets about Puerto Rico show how he is corroding the institutions he's supposed to be running.
Harry Cheadle
9.14.18
High Wire

Big Pharma's Opioid Greed Was Even Worse Than We Thought

"The Sackler family is just as shameless, and only marginally less ruthless, than the drug cartels."
Maia Szalavitz
9.13.18
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The Bailouts for the Rich Are Why America Is So Screwed Right Now

Did they prevent a full-scale collapse? Yes. Was it necessary to do it the way we did? Not at all.
Matt Stoller
9.13.18
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Seventeen Years Later, We Still Have No Idea What to Do on 9/11

Garfield the cat is staring at a painting of the American flag—what are you doing?
Harry Cheadle
9.12.18
Views My Own

Rich People Broke America and Never Paid the Price

Lehman Brothers collapsed ten years ago, exposing a rotten system run only by greed. In an alternate universe, things actually changed.
Nathan Schneider
9.11.18