The Trump DisciplesRepublican candidates across the country are trying to replicate Trump’s formula of bigotry and anger.
How the GOP Went CrazyThe conspiracy-nut wing has long been at the fringes of Republican politics. Here’s how it took over.
Defending the IndefensibleRepublican excuses for firing Mueller show how dangerous the party has become.
Stop Asking What’s Wrong With TrumpIt’s not disqualifying insanity we should worry about. It’s his shameful ignorance.
The Many Faces of Ben ShapiroThe conservative firebrand has built a massive young audience by bashing liberals and standing up to Trump. Whose side is he really on?
How the Shutdown EndsHopes of a “weekend shutdown” have faded, leaving the public to declare a winner.
Survival at All CostsBy releasing the Nunes memo, Trump betrayed the intelligence community to save his own skin.
The Fight for a White AmericaA century ago, nativists won the battle over immigration. The Trump administration is determined to repeat it.
Trump Didn’t Bother to Say What Happened to the Biological Mother in His Cop Adoption AnecdoteIt doesn’t matter to the GOP, which treats women as mere tools of reproduction.
ICE UnboundTrump has empowered a draconian deportation force that can’t distinguish the real immigration threats.
The Obstruction Case Is Getting SolidTrump’s attempt to fire Mueller makes clear he tried to interfere with the Russia investigation and lied about his reasons.
Dead on ArrivalThe White House proposal on immigration shows just how difficult it will be to strike a deal.
The Battle Before the WarDemocrats are recruiting credible, well-funded challengers up and down the ballot. Republicans aren’t.
The Democrats Are LosersDemocrats in Congress fail, again, to deliver for an active, energized base.
Democrats Are Doing the Right ThingCapitulating on DACA would mean abdicating the party’s moral responsibilities.