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How to Beat Trump in a Debate

He has three weaknesses.

Sept. 22 2016 1:15 PMThe Clintons Didn’t Screw Up Haiti Alone. You Helped.Trump has turned Haiti into the new symbol of Bill and Hillary’s crookedness. If only things were that simple.
Sept. 19 2016 8:47 PMThe Official LieThe Republican party is now embracing Trump’s birther bullshit.
Sept. 17 2016 10:00 AMTrump vs. Clinton: Who’s Winning Today’s Forecasts of Who Will Win the Election?Find out with the Slate ~100 Percent Accurate Electoral Forecast Averagifier.
Sept. 16 2016 4:59 PMHow to Play the National Media, in Eight Simple StepsDonald Trump’s birther event was a living, breathing act of media criticism.
Sept. 15 2016 6:52 PMGary Johnson Is Not Worth Any Liberal’s Protest VoteHe’s a free-market ideologue who would work to undermine large pieces of the left’s program.
Sept. 14 2016 3:47 PMThe Violent, Racist Meaning of “Redemption”In foretelling bloody insurrection in the event of a Clinton victory, Kentucky’s governor invoked America’s history of racial reaction.
Sept. 14 2016 8:36 AMThe GOP Is in an Ideological Civil WarDonald Trump’s family leave plan proves it.
Sept. 13 2016 4:36 PMTrump’s SecretUnlike Clinton, he isn’t transparent about anything, but he has dictated how the press judges him.
Sept. 12 2016 6:18 PMBob Timberg’s ScarsYears after his face was blown off by a Viet Cong grenade, the writer and Marine held up a mirror to himself and his country.
Sept. 10 2016 1:55 PMElection Day Shouldn’t Be a News-Free ZoneThis Nov. 8, Slate will publish real-time projections based on voter turnout, so citizens will finally know as much as the campaigns do about who is winning and why.
Sept. 8 2016 5:10 PMOn the One Hand, the Media’s Coverage of the Trump–Clinton Forum Was a DisasterOn the other—no, never mind, it sucked.
Sept. 8 2016 8:55 AMNBC’s Commander in Chief Forum Was an Authoritarian FarceA case study in how not to handle Trump—and in how Trump, as president, would handle us.
Sept. 7 2016 5:15 AMDesert, StormThe Bush administration thought an elective war would make America safer. Then Katrina hit. The untold story of the Iraq war’s toll on New Orleans.
Sept. 2 2016 1:43 PMWhat Trump’s Black Church Appearance Is Really AboutA leaked script reveals his intended audience: white Republicans.
Sept. 1 2016 6:34 PMHow Trump Made a Fool out of MexicoPresident Enrique Peña Nieto committed an historic error.
Sept. 20 2016 6:31 PMTerrorism Doesn’t Help TrumpJust look at the polls.
Sept. 19 2016 5:48 PMHillary’s Play for MillennialsClinton makes the case that she’s the authentic one.
Sept. 16 2016 5:07 PMNah, Trump’s Still a BirtherIt’s the core of his political identity.
Sept. 16 2016 11:48 AMRemember When George H.W. Bush Puked on the Japanese Prime Minister?Clinton wobbled, and the media freaked. Bush ralphed, and the media cooed.
Sept. 15 2016 10:24 AMTrump Proposes Home-School Vouchers for Poor Kids. It’s a Dumb Idea That No One Wants.It’s also not about poor kids.
Sept. 14 2016 2:46 PMA Poll Says Trump’s Up Five Points in Ohio. Is It Time to Freak Out?A dialogue.
Sept. 13 2016 4:54 PMTrump’s Campaign Against Clinton Is an Exercise in Projection“Unstable,” “bigoted,” “grifter.” The truest descriptions of Trump are his descriptions of Hillary.
Sept. 12 2016 7:56 PMHow to Cover Hillary Clinton Aggressively in the Age of TrumpA conversation about “false balance.”
Sept. 11 2016 11:47 PMDo Half of Trump’s Supporters Really Belong in a “Basket of Deplorables”?Yes.
Sept. 9 2016 6:47 PMAnother Reason Trump Loves PutinThey swim together in the white nationalist fever swamps.
Sept. 8 2016 1:30 PMThe Proud Ignorance of Donald TrumpAt NBC News’ Commander-in-Chief Forum, the Republican nominee showed his contempt for the presidency and his supporters.
Sept. 7 2016 6:03 PMThe Looming Budget Showdown Has Exposed the GOP’s Essential TrumpishnessFreedom Caucus Republicans want to tie the refugee-punching American SAFE Act to a short-term funding package.
Sept. 6 2016 6:05 PMTrump–Clinton 101A surprising educational split among white voters is the defining characteristic of this election.
Sept. 2 2016 11:37 AM191 Things Donald Trump Has Said and Done That Make Him Unfit to Be PresidentHow many times has Donald Trump disqualified himself from holding the most powerful job in the world? You be the judge.
Sept. 1 2016 5:15 PMHow Trump Sucks Up to MinoritiesBy scaring them about other minorities.

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