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Trump's Shutdown Is a Savage Assault on the Working Class

People who aren't rich and don't spend their lives trying to get rich are the ones getting screwed.
Matt Taylor
21 hours ago
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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
2 days ago
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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
2 days ago
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The Double Standard at the Heart of the Republican War on Facts

Right-wing politicians can get away with ignoring media criticism, but Democrats have to pay attention to the fact-checkers.
Harry Cheadle
5 days ago
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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
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Plan to Tax the Rich Is the Opposite of Radical

Her idea of a 70 percent tax on income above $10 million isn't wild, and wouldn't pay for everything the left wants. But that's the wrong way to think about it.
David Dayen
1.7.19
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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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Republicans Don't Really Want to Secure the Border

The GOP could have gotten money for border security and even built Trump's wall if they were willing to deal with Democrats. But the party has instead embraced anti-immigration extremism.
Harry Cheadle
1.4.19
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The Pope Soccer Ball Meme Is the Perfect Metaphor for a Broken Religion

As Francis issued some of his harshest words yet on the sex abuse crisis, a Cuban circus performer helped make him a meme.
Alex Norcia
1.3.19
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Cursive Is Dumb

Stop passing laws that require schools to teach cursive.
Anna Iovine
1.2.19
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Want to Be President? Show Us Your Fucking Kitchen

Potential 2020 candidates have apparently decided that the way to the public's heart is through its stomach.
Harry Cheadle
1.2.19
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Trump Made Immigration More Popular in 2018

The more he rants about how immigrants cause crime, the less the country is persuaded.
Harry Cheadle
12.24.18
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