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There Are No Checks and Balances on Trump

Republican leaders will excuse his worst behavior as long as he signs their legislation.

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The rise of Donald Trump is terrifying. But America remains the world’s best hope for the ideal of a liberal democracy.

Don’t Expect Charities to Come to the Rescue When Republicans Shred the Government Safety Net

All the Bad Things That Could Happen if Relations With Mexico Get Ugly Under Trump

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