Politics
Politics
Jan. 23 2017 7:31 PMLies, Damned Lies, and Amazing New Euphemisms for LyingOn the rise of “alternative facts.”
Jan. 23 2017 6:07 PMWhat Happens to the Individual Mandate Now?Eliminating the mandate would cause chaos. But a weakened mandate might just satisfy all Republicans.
Jan. 23 2017 5:09 PMThe Meaning of “American Carnage”Trump won the presidency with his message of racial reaction, and now he’s governing with it, too.
Jan. 22 2017 8:56 PMMy Cartoon Diary of the Women’s March on WashingtonMigraines, bad signs, and heartbreak.
Jan. 20 2017 6:44 PMAll the Anger in America Has Come to Washington, D.C.Donald Trump has empowered the worst of every ideological tendency.
Jan. 20 2017 6:09 PMAmerica FürstIn his inaugural address, new ruler Donald Trump promised a return to dominance for a certain kind of American.
Jan. 19 2017 7:44 PMA Bulldozer and a BallerinaKellyanne Conway uses brute force to push Trump’s message, then slippery footwork to get away with it.
Jan. 19 2017 5:21 PM“Not My Choir”By agreeing to sing at Trump’s inauguration, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has enraged many Mormons and forced a reckoning over the LDS church’s values.
Jan. 19 2017 5:55 AMThe Most Powerful Republican in America (and How He Paved the Way for Donald Trump)Mitch McConnell’s politics of nihilism produced a president. They can unmake a president, too.
Jan. 18 2017 4:26 PMIf You Want to Run for Office (and You Should), Start With These ResourcesThese books, organizations, and companies will give you everything you need.
Jan. 18 2017 5:50 AMIn a Regime of LiesWhat can Donald Trump hope to accomplish with a blizzard of misinformation? Just ask Josef Stalin.
Jan. 17 2017 1:39 PMNational SolipsismDonald Trump has a foreign policy of self-glorification and nothing else.
Jan. 16 2017 7:59 PMI Ran for Office and WonFour first-time candidates explain how.
Jan. 16 2017 9:49 AMObama’s Legacy Won’t Be His Political AchievementsHe wanted to be a transformational president. He’ll be an inspirational one instead.
Jan. 13 2017 7:15 PMWhy Does Donald Trump Continue to Defend Russia and Attack U.S. Intelligence?If collusion doesn’t explain his behavior, what does?
Jan. 23 2017 6:14 PMTrump’s Dangerous View of the CIAHe thinks it’s a tool for himself, not the people.
Jan. 23 2017 5:21 PMThe Trump Taxes MarchOn April 15, join us in demanding that the president show the American people his tax returns.
Jan. 22 2017 9:11 PMDon’t Broadcast Sean Spicer’s Press Conferences LiveAnd other rules for covering an administration of liars.
Jan. 20 2017 9:43 PMThis Is Who He IsA morally empty man gave a morally empty speech to cap off a morally empty campaign.
Jan. 20 2017 6:13 PM“He Needs to Start Acting Presidential”On Inauguration Day, Trump’s fans desperately wanted to see him assume the pomp and dignity of his new office. He couldn’t.
Jan. 20 2017 5:50 AMThe Trump ChecklistWhat we fear Trump will do as president.
Jan. 19 2017 6:50 PMDonald Trump’s Plan to Replace Obamacare Does Not ExistAnd yet, somehow, the president-elect’s proposed health care fix has already been a success.
Jan. 19 2017 2:36 PMDemocrats Have Finally Learned to Fight Like RepublicansTheir inauguration boycott is delegitimizing Donald Trump.
Jan. 18 2017 6:07 PMTom Price Will Have a Lot More Power Than He Wants You to ThinkTrump’s HHS pick is downplaying his authority to overhaul Obamacare.
Jan. 18 2017 9:17 AMPaul Ryan: Loser. Mitch McConnell: Also a Loser.Donald Trump won’t concern himself with policy. Instead, he’ll govern via Twitter insults.
Jan. 17 2017 5:12 PMDonald Trump Is Screwing Up the GOP’s Obamacare Message“Insurance for everybody” is a headache for Republicans.
Jan. 16 2017 8:00 PMRun for OfficeWorried about the direction of our government? Don’t just tweet. Don’t just protest. Get in there and do something about it.
Jan. 16 2017 7:58 PMHow Do You Inspire Women to Run for Office? Elect Trump.When female candidates run, they win—and the organizations that recruit them are now seeing a huge surge in interest.
Jan. 14 2017 1:51 PMDemocrats Should Follow John Lewis’ LeadHe questioned Trump’s legitimacy, but for too many others the forms of democracy seem to matter more than the thing itself.
Jan. 12 2017 6:53 PMMake HUD Great AgainA Trump-friendly housing agenda that might actually help working- and middle-class families.

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