Virginia Heffernan
Virginia Heffernan Virginia Heffernan

Virginia Heffernan is a contributing editor at Politico. Follow her on Twitter.

Trumpcast
May 1 2017 2:23 PMThe End of Values VotersDo white evangelicals care about family values anymore?
Trumpcast
April 24 2017 12:30 PMIdentity Politics in the Trump EraDid identity politics elect Donald Trump?
Trumpcast
April 10 2017 11:31 AMGorka, Bannon, and the View From HungaryExamining Trump adviser Sebastian Gorka’s ties to Hungarian fascism.
Trumpcast
March 23 2017 7:34 PMThe State of the State DepartmentIs Rex Tillerson overseeing the dismantling of his own department?
Trumpcast
March 9 2017 5:36 PMA Safe House for RefugeesThe story of three refugees fleeing the United States for asylum in Canada.
Trumpcast
Feb. 21 2017 12:53 PMOvert Madness, Covert PurposeA dive into Trump’s press conference and why the GOP won’t stand up to Trump on Russia.
Trumpcast
Jan. 23 2017 3:51 PMThe Show About the 45th President of the United StatesReflecting on the inauguration of President Donald J. Trump.
Trumpcast
Jan. 18 2017 4:23 PMA Message From MoscowAdvice on how to handle a Donald Trump press conference from a Russian journalist who has covered Vladimir Putin.
Trumpcast
Jan. 5 2017 1:41 PMNarcissistic Personality Disorder, RevisitedHow Donald Trump’s personality can be a danger to us all.
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Dec. 9 2016 1:27 PMThe Good FightWhat are the warning signs that signal the end of liberal democracies?
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Nov. 29 2016 1:24 PMThis Could Get UnconstitutionalTaking a deeper look at the Trump administration’s views on a Muslim registry.
Low Concept
Feb. 11 2005 8:08 PMThe Underminer Strikes AgainStill single? On Valentine's Day? Someone as nice and standard as you?
The Book Club
Nov. 18 2004 8:09 AM"Soul" and the American Imagination
Television
Aug. 29 2003 7:25 PMSealed With a KissThe MTV Video Music Awards featured an orgy of duets and Madonna embracing Britney Spears.
Television
Aug. 26 2003 7:28 PMInterpretation of DreamABC remembers Martin Luther King Jr.'s great speech.
Trumpcast
April 28 2017 5:24 PMCaesar Non Supra GrammaticosIs Donald Trump above the grammarians? No.
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April 13 2017 10:40 AMSo Many MenA closer look at the male relationships that dominate the Trump administration.
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March 30 2017 1:23 PM666 Fifth Ave.The Kushner family is hemorrhaging money on a building in Manhattan. Who they turn to for a deal could raise conflicts of interest.
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March 16 2017 10:41 AMMuch Ado About Nothing? Or Something?The president’s 2005 tax return was no smoking gun, but it can be seen as a window into his tax plan.
Trumpcast
Feb. 27 2017 4:25 PMWhat About Pence?Is the vice president performing all the real duties of the presidency?
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Jan. 30 2017 11:48 AMThe President’s Executive DisorderThe distinction between migrant and refugee keeps getting lost, making for bad, immoral policy worldwide.
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Jan. 20 2017 2:05 PMThe Anatomy of a MarchThe head writer of Full Frontal With Samantha Bee talks about making the most of your protest.
Trumpcast
Jan. 10 2017 11:15 AMHacks, Twitter, and Building a ResistanceCongressman Adam Schiff talks about the importance of the Russian hacks and their effect on our democracy.
Trumpcast
Dec. 22 2016 6:52 PMThe End of American LeadershipHow will Donald Trump lead the U.S. into the changing geopolitical landscape? Can he?
Trumpcast
Dec. 2 2016 11:59 AMManipulating the President-ElectWill Saletan provides us with a handy guide to exploiting Donald Trump’s weaknesses for our benefit.
Trumpcast
Nov. 21 2016 2:10 PMThe Shape of Racial Discourse in Trump’s AdministrationAppointing Steve Bannon, Michael Flynn, and Jeff Sessions shows that the president-elect is not shying away from his campaign’s racially charged rhetoric.
The Book Club
Nov. 19 2004 2:41 PMI [Heart] Charlotte
The Book Club
Nov. 17 2004 7:51 AMThe Wolfe in Rut
Television
Aug. 27 2003 12:47 PMToast to the Bride and GroomMTV's latest celebsploitation show.
Television
Aug. 21 2003 5:20 PMThe Smoking Gun, SlashedA Web site turns into a TV show, and it ain't pretty.

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