Jamelle Bouie
Jamelle Bouie Jamelle Bouie

Jamelle Bouie is Slates chief political correspondent.

Politics
May 24 2017 5:58 PM“Nothing but Slumlords”Jared Kushner’s life as a predatory capitalist is the perfect symbol for the Trump White House.
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May 22 2017 5:57 PMWhy Richard Spencer MattersHe is another icon of Trump’s America.
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May 18 2017 4:53 PMMike Pence Can’t Save the GOPDonald Trump is the party’s problem, and they have to live with him.
Trumpcast
May 16 2017 2:50 PMTrump’s AngerWhat fueled the president’s firing of James Comey?
Politics
May 10 2017 4:00 PMIs There Anything Trump Could Do to Lose GOP Support?Republican indifference to the Comey firing is the latest evidence that this is a party defined not by conservatism but by its will to power.
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May 4 2017 6:16 PMCruel Old PartyThe GOP’s passage of Trumpcare is one of the most callous things the party has ever done.
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May 2 2017 9:44 PMThe Danger of Trump’s Civil War IgnoranceThose who don’t understand history are doomed to repeat it.
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April 27 2017 1:07 PMWhy Trump Gets a Populist PassThe president’s racial demagoguery makes it easier for the GOP to sell tax giveaways to the wealthy.
Trumpcast
April 24 2017 12:23 PMLessons From Georgia’s 6th DistrictWhat can the Democrats take away from Jon Ossoff’s strong showing in a Republican district?
Politics
April 19 2017 6:16 PMGeorgia’s 6th Is a Democratic WinEven if Jon Ossoff ultimately loses.
Politics
April 17 2017 6:42 PMAndrew Sullivan’s PathologyThe writer’s perpetuation of model-minority and black-deficiency myths is pretty boring at this point.
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April 6 2017 4:31 PMLet the Filibuster Burn!Dry your tears, Democrats. In fact, cross your fingers that the Senate nukes the legislative filibuster, too.
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April 3 2017 4:02 PMMake Virginia Great AgainA Trumpian gubernatorial candidate is campaigning on Confederate nostalgia.
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March 31 2017 4:39 PMTrump vs. the Freedom CaucusThe president has no leverage, no strategy, and no credibility in his fight with House conservatives.
Politics
March 28 2017 1:27 PMWhere Donald Trump Is WinningHis war on vulnerable immigrant communities is going swimmingly.
Politics
May 23 2017 3:25 PMPresident Con ArtistDonald Trump’s budget is his biggest fraud since Trump University.
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May 19 2017 5:33 PMThe Sheriff of Trump’s AmericaDavid Clarke is the symbol of everything that’s wrong with this horrific administration.
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May 16 2017 4:01 PMTrump Is a Stress Test for DemocracyWe are failing.
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May 11 2017 6:24 PMThe Presidential Advisory Commission on Voter SuppressionThe president’s new “election integrity” group will find fraud where it doesn’t exist and make it harder for Americans to cast their ballots.
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May 8 2017 4:57 PMRepublicans Are Lying About TrumpcareThe real AHCA is indefensible, so they’re selling Americans a bill that doesn’t exist.
Politics
May 3 2017 7:21 PMPolitical MalfeasancePassing Trumpcare 2.0 will be an unmitigated disaster for the GOP.
Trumpcast
May 2 2017 2:04 PMTrumpcast Live From the Tribeca Film FestivalOne hundred days into the Trump administration, how has the opposition fared?
Politics
April 24 2017 5:46 PMTrump’s Defining TraitIt’s his insecurity. Why that should frighten us all.
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April 20 2017 5:32 PMDonald Trump Is Sending a MessageWhy the president invited this racist celebrity to the White House.
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April 18 2017 5:40 PMFake Working ClassThe muted response to the retail apocalypse shows which workers count in Trump’s America.
Politics
April 7 2017 2:23 PMSorry, Missile Strikes Don’t Make Trump a Serious ManAll you have to do is look at his recent interviews.
Politics
April 4 2017 5:34 PMThe Jeff Sessions AgendaThe attorney general is undermining the Department of Justice’s core mission from within.
Trumpcast
April 3 2017 11:38 AMThe Prelude to a Massive Intraparty BattleThe fight within the Republican Party is only just starting.
Political Gabfest
March 30 2017 5:42 PMThe “Darkness at Nunes” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Devin Nunes, political overreach, and coal.
Politics
March 24 2017 7:56 PMA Way ForwardWhat Democrats should do to capitalize on the defeat of Trumpcare.

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