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No Bush, No Trump

Our previous Republican president fails to own up to his responsibility for our current one.

Fox News’ Coverage of Eric Trump Is a Nonstop Delight

Three Richard Spencer Supporters Arrested for Attempted Murder of Protesters in Florida

Colin Farrell’s New Film Is Like a Greek Myth Directed by Stanley Kubrick

The Old Taylor (and the ’80s) Returns in Swift’s New Song

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Grief and Grievance

Trump’s botched condolence call to a soldier’s widow underscores his twin contempt for women and people of color.

Why Amy Cuddy
Was Disempowered

Her controversial research on the “power pose” was a bust because everyone expected too much from it.

What a Botched Condolence Call Reveals About President Trump

Was Power-Posing Guru Amy Cuddy Shamed by Scientists Because She’s a Woman?

Lupita Nyong’o’s Powerful Op-Ed Shows How Women Deal With Threats Like Harvey Weinstein

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