UncompromisingThe Fugitive Slave Act galvanized the abolitionist movement. Trump’s Muslim ban could do the same for a new resistance.
Incompetent President vs. United FrontWhy Donald Trump is losing the battle to restrict immigration.
Trump Is Deaf to the Echoes of HistoryExodus. Ethno-religious atrocities. Refugees detained in transit. American Jews hear the resonances all too well.
Republicans Went to Philadelphia in Search of Health Care AnswersAnd all they got were these lousy metaphors.
Meet Two Aspiring Canadian TrumpsThink brash nationalism could never succeed in our progressive neighbor to the north? Two party-leader candidates are betting otherwise.
Kellyanne Conway Is the Slipperiest Political Flack in HistoryTV journalists need to find a new way to handle her.
Sean Spicer Got MilderTrump’s press secretary tried to steamroll the media and failed. Now he’s back to spinning them the old-fashioned way.
The Trump Taxes MarchOn April 15, join us in demanding that the president show the American people his tax returns.
Don’t Broadcast Sean Spicer’s Press Conferences LiveAnd other rules for covering an administration of liars.
This Is Who He IsA morally empty man gave a morally empty speech to cap off a morally empty campaign.
Of Course It’s a Muslim BanA mountain of evidence proves Trump signed his executive order to target Islam.
With Friends Like UsIn barring even those who’ve helped us wage our wars, Trump signaled to the world that American friendship comes with an asterisk.
I Was a “Terrorist Country” Refugee Who’d Grown Up Shouting “Death to America.” America Trusted Me Anyway. On fleeing the tribalism of Iran and confronting the tribalism of America 30 years later.
The More Trump Hates, the More America Rejects His HatredWhites and men elected him. But polls show they didn’t support his attacks on immigrants, Muslims, and women.
Why the Trans-Pacific Partnership FailedTechnocrats and plutocrats loved it. Everybody else hated it.
OK, Now Can We Start Taking Donald Trump Literally?Trump’s campaign was not an act. He was making promises that he’s now planning to keep.
Trump Didn’t Just Reinstate the Global Gag Rule. He Massively Expanded It.It’s the global gag rule “on steroids.”
What Happens to the Individual Mandate Now?Eliminating the mandate would cause chaos. But a weakened mandate might just satisfy all Republicans.
The Meaning of “American Carnage”Trump won the presidency with his message of racial reaction, and now he’s governing with it, too.
All the Anger in America Has Come to Washington, D.C.Donald Trump has empowered the worst of every ideological tendency.