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The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

A Congressional Task Force for Trans Equality Is Mobilizing Against Trump

Its chairman, Democratic congressman Joe Kennedy III, has become a new leader for transgender rights in Washington.
VICE Staff
3.25.19
Views My Own

Exposing Trump's Tax Returns Is Way More Important Than Impeachment

Democrats' upcoming fight to uncover Trump's financial dealings could reveal how the rich abuse the law—and help sink him.
Harry Cheadle
3.5.19
Views My Own

Trump's Phony Emergency Pushed America a Little Closer Toward a Real Crisis

It's another step down a road that could lead to the end of American democracy.
Harry Cheadle
2.15.19
Views My Own

Congress Is a Broken Debating Society for Millionaires

The latest compromise to avert a government shutdown underscores how little legislative ability the legislative branch actually has.
Harry Cheadle
2.12.19
Views My Own

Nancy Pelosi Mopped the Floor with Trump

The president lost his shutdown battle because he was outclassed by the woman leading the House.
Harry Cheadle
1.25.19
politics

Trump Is Actually Lousy at Making Deals, According to Negotiation Experts

After the president caved and ended the shutdown without getting a wall, it's clearer than ever he's not a master negotiator.
Justin Caffier
1.25.19
true crime

Trump's Michael Cohen Nightmare Is Just Getting Started

The president's trusted old friend has him closer than ever to impeachment—and he's not going away.
Matt Taylor
1.18.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Teaching Democrats How to Be Good at Twitter

She's leading a session for her colleagues on "the most effective ways to engage constituents on Twitter and the importance of digital storytelling."
Harry Cheadle
1.16.19
Views My Own

Trump Is Too Incompetent at His Job to Escape His Own Shutdown

He started a bad fight over an unpopular wall and can't admit he's wrong.
Harry Cheadle
1.14.19
Views My Own

Democrats' Attacks on AOC Are Silly and Self-Defeating

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez isn't a bomb-thrower, she's a rising star who is picking her battles and who looks more and more like the future of their party.
Zeeshan Aleem
1.14.19
Views My Own

There's a Simple Way Out of the Shutdown Democrats Could Offer Trump

They should pull a page from the Mitch McConnell playbook.
Harry Cheadle
1.9.19
Views My Own

The Shutdown Is Mitch McConnell's Fault

The Senate majority leader can end the shutdown by defying Trump. He's just refusing to do so.
Harry Cheadle
1.7.19
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