The 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.
Welcome to the Paul Ryan PresidencyIf the inept transition is any indication, Donald Trump will be the figurehead. The House speaker will run the show.
Screw Your FeelingsThe supposed good intentions of millions of Trump supporters were rendered morally irrelevant by their vote.
White Nationalism in the White HouseStephen Bannon’s role in the new administration means Trump was serious about his racist rhetoric during the campaign.
More Democrats Should Be Talking Like Harry Reid Right NowHe acknowledged the terror many Americans are feeling.
What Trump’s Win Looks Like to Someone Born in the Middle EastWhat happened on election night is scary. But let’s keep some perspective.
The 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.
The Five Baskets of Trump VotersThe deplorables make up only one basket. If Democrats dismiss the other four, they’ll keep losing elections.
Trump UnboundThe president-elect owes hardly anyone. The number of people who’ll be able to rein him in is vanishingly small.
Journalists 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.
Why the Democrats Need Keith EllisonThe candidate for DNC chairman wants to lead an anti-Trump resistance, not search for areas of cooperation.
The Case Against Serving in the Trump AdministrationWhy principled conservatives and career civil servants should stay far, far away.
There’s No Such Thing as a Good Trump VoterPeople voted for a racist who promised racist outcomes. They don’t deserve your empathy.
Can the “Secret Government” Save Us?A national security expert says professional bureaucrats held back Obama. Can they do the same to Donald Trump?
Why Did Some White Obama Voters Go for Trump?Trump gave them a choice between multiracial democracy and white primacy.
The Null DealA Trump presidency could be the end of the social safety net and the beginning of something uglier.
Trump Beat Romney by 2 PointsThat’s what won him the election. Here’s why we didn’t know it would happen.
How to Channel Your Post-Election Anger, Sadness, and Fear Into ActionTen productive things Clinton supporters can do with their Trump-fueled anxieties.
White WonWe are still the country that produced George Wallace. We are still the country that killed Emmett Till.