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Politics
Nov. 18 2016 3:26 PMA Few Things Trump Could Do to Unite Us(If he really wanted to.)
Nov. 16 2016 3:17 PMThe Democrats Are Screwing Up the Resistance to Donald TrumpBernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren misread the election: You can’t untangle Trump’s populism from his racism.
Nov. 15 2016 6:05 PMWelcome to the Paul Ryan PresidencyIf the inept transition is any indication, Donald Trump will be the figurehead. The House speaker will run the show.
Nov. 15 2016 2:12 PMScrew Your FeelingsThe supposed good intentions of millions of Trump supporters were rendered morally irrelevant by their vote.
Nov. 14 2016 12:47 PMWhite Nationalism in the White HouseStephen Bannon’s role in the new administration means Trump was serious about his racist rhetoric during the campaign.
Nov. 11 2016 6:56 PMDonald Trump Is a RacistHere’s why many Americans don’t see him that way.
Nov. 11 2016 3:54 PMMore Democrats Should Be Talking Like Harry Reid Right NowHe acknowledged the terror many Americans are feeling.
Nov. 11 2016 11:03 AMWhat Trump’s Win Looks Like to Someone Born in the Middle EastWhat happened on election night is scary. But let’s keep some perspective.
Nov. 10 2016 5:35 PMThe Democrats Are Leaderless. That Doesn’t Have to Be a Bad Thing.Now’s their chance to resolve the internal argument over what the party should be.
Nov. 10 2016 4:09 PMThe Five Baskets of Trump VotersThe deplorables make up only one basket. If Democrats dismiss the other four, they’ll keep losing elections.
Nov. 9 2016 7:11 PMJournalists Failed in 2016We cannot make the same mistakes in covering the Trump presidency.
Nov. 9 2016 5:17 PMTrump UnboundThe president-elect owes hardly anyone. The number of people who’ll be able to rein him in is vanishingly small.
Nov. 9 2016 3:45 PMJournalists Should Be TerrifiedA free press has rarely been so necessary. And we have every reason to believe that Trump will try to bring it to heel.
Nov. 9 2016 3:52 AMDon’t Blame MeWho blew the election? Look in the mirror.
Nov. 9 2016 3:25 AMThe Democratic Party Establishment Is FinishedWhat a joke.
Nov. 16 2016 6:01 PMI Can’t Stand to Think About Donald TrumpIs it shameful to hide from the reality of his presidency?
Nov. 15 2016 7:02 PMWhy the Democrats Need Keith EllisonThe candidate for DNC chairman wants to lead an anti-Trump resistance, not search for areas of cooperation.
Nov. 15 2016 2:29 PMThe Case Against Serving in the Trump AdministrationWhy principled conservatives and career civil servants should stay far, far away.
Nov. 15 2016 12:00 PMThere’s No Such Thing as a Good Trump VoterPeople voted for a racist who promised racist outcomes. They don’t deserve your empathy.
Nov. 14 2016 12:13 PMCan the “Secret Government” Save Us?A national security expert says professional bureaucrats held back Obama. Can they do the same to Donald Trump?
Nov. 11 2016 4:16 PMWhy Did Some White Obama Voters Go for Trump?Trump gave them a choice between multiracial democracy and white primacy.
Nov. 11 2016 3:36 PMWhere VoteCastr Went WrongAssessing our Election Day experiment.
Nov. 11 2016 8:09 AMHow Trump Conned AmericaHe stoked his diehard supporters’ hate for the elite when he is one.
Nov. 10 2016 4:20 PMThe Null DealA Trump presidency could be the end of the social safety net and the beginning of something uglier.
Nov. 10 2016 3:46 PMTrump Beat Romney by 2 PointsThat’s what won him the election. Here’s why we didn’t know it would happen.
Nov. 9 2016 5:23 PMHow to Channel Your Post-Election Anger, Sadness, and Fear Into ActionTen productive things Clinton supporters can do with their Trump-fueled anxieties.
Nov. 9 2016 5:06 PMTrump’s Voters Don’t Support DeportationAnd other surprises from the 2016 exit polls.
Nov. 9 2016 2:45 PMI’m Muslim, and I’m Afraid, and I Can’t Afford to Show ItWhy I’m not shaving my beard.
Nov. 9 2016 3:30 AMWhite WonWe are still the country that produced George Wallace. We are still the country that killed Emmett Till.
Nov. 9 2016 2:42 AMWhat We Do NowHow to preserve the ideals of liberal democracy in the face of a Trump presidency.

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