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Why Trump’s Pessimistic View of America Resonates With GOP Voters in 2016

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Clinton Says We. Trump Says I.

Hillary’s language reveals the way she wants to run the country: the opposite of how her opponent does.

The Ladder

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The Best and Worst of Human Nature Are on Display in the Office Kitchen

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