Domestic Policy

The War Against Far-Right Extremists

Donald Trump may be out of the Oval Office, but the right-wing extremists he enabled and incited to violence on…

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“Defund The Police” Means Re-Elect Trump

Is “defund the police” the dumbest political slogan ever? Until somebody comes up with “abolish the fire department,” it’s a…

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Fire at Will: The Supreme Court May Soon Declare Open Season on LGBTQ Employees

While we’re all focused almost exclusively on the COVID-19 crisis, a case with potentially disastrous consequences for the LGBTQ community…

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Stupid Kills: The 5 Dumbest GOP COVID-19 Governors, Ranked

As late as March 30, 15 states had issued neither stay-at-home orders nor ordered the closure of non-essential businesses. All 15 have…

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America Is Hostage to the Stories Trump Wants to Tell About Himself

Donald Trump’s character flaws have shaped—and are continuing to shape—the federal government’s disastrous response to COVID-19. From the day Trump…

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Is Mike Bloomberg Ready For His Close-Up?

Step up to the plate, Mike Bloomberg.  Our nation turns its lonely eyes to you. Coming out of the New…

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It’s Not Just Trump

The story of the Ukraine whistleblower isn’t just about a personal  quid pro quo between U.S. president and a foreign…

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Anatomy of A Lie

Donald Trump’s lies about the track of Hurricane Dorian – now forever to be known as “Sharpiegate” – certainly had…

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The R Word

Winter is coming. We’re nearing the end of an unseasonably hot Indian summer for our economy.  After a 10-year run…

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Mass Shootings Are Not a “Mental Health Problem”

In the aftermath of the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton that killed dozens of people, Donald Trump repeatedly…

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