Opinion

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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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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
9.15.18
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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
9.15.18
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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
9.14.18
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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
9.11.18
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There's a Lie at the Heart of Nike's New Kaepernick Ad

The tagline should be: "Believe in something. Even when the billionaires who control your fate take your dream away."
Harry Cheadle
9.6.18
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An Anonymous Trump Adviser Just Called Him 'Amoral' and 'Anti-Democratic'

The 'New York Times' ran an op-ed that is a great example of the mental gymnastics it takes to work for Trump.
Harry Cheadle
9.6.18
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Well, I Guess the President Is Openly Pro-Corruption Now

Trump reached a new low when he denounced the indictments of two GOP congressmen accused of financial crimes.
Harry Cheadle
9.4.18
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The White Nationalists in the Trump Administration Aren't There by Accident

Given what the president says and does, it's no surprise that some of his underlings have links to outright white nationalists.
Harry Cheadle
9.2.18
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Trump Is Screwing Over the People Who Got Him Elected

He sold himself as the champion of the downtrodden, but isn't doing anything to alleviate to economic misery he spoke about in 2016.
Harry Cheadle
8.31.18
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Conservatives Could Learn a Lot from How McCain Handled Race

He made plenty of mistakes but was open about his failures. That's more than can be said for many on the right today.
Issac J. Bailey
8.28.18