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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 days ago
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The Kamala Harris 'Reefergate' Scandal Is the Dumbest Story of the Year

Did the California senator pretend that she smoked weed to Snoop Dogg in college? Why are we talking about this?
Harry Cheadle
4 days ago
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Being Raised by Two Narcissists Taught Me How to Deal with Trump

Two years in, some people are still expecting one of his scandals to bring him down. I know better.
Karen Geier
4 days ago
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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
5 days ago
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Blackface Scandals Show Why Some Black People Don't Trust Democrats

The party is trying to reach out to black voters, but it doesn't help that white Democrats keep admitting they used to dress in blackface.
Taylor Hosking
2.7.19
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Cable News Is Already Casting for a Trump Replacement

If the Democrats take the president down, they may take down cable news's ratings with him. Who is going to be the next star the press fixates on?
Arick Wierson
2.5.19
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The State of the Union Is Pointless, Dull, and Needs to End

Under Trump, there's even less reason to tune into what's always been the most boring major speech of the year.
Harry Cheadle
2.4.19
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The Democratic Party Isn't as Left-Wing as You Think

Progressives have gotten a lot of attention, but the moderate, centrist core of the party is far from dead.
Harry Cheadle
2.1.19
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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
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Of Course Joe Biden Supported a Republican in a $200K Speech

Biden is a different kind of Democrat: the kind who lavishly praises Republicans who are fighting for reelection.
Harry Cheadle
1.23.19
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What I Learned Inside the Lonely, Sad World of QAnon Facebook Groups

The conspiracy theory seems to have created a lot of problems in the lives of its adherents.
K.T. Nelson
1.22.19
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We Need to Learn to Call a Racist a Racist

Fighting racism means calling it out, not hiding behind euphemisms like "racially tinged."
Issac J. Bailey
1.21.19
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