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Our democracy needs at least two parties — two vibrant, imperfect, competing political organizations as a check on one another.
Rarely have two political candidates been so worthy of each other in terms of cynicism. No wonder Russian President Vladimir Putin dealt himself in.
The bottom has fallen out of the Republican Party. Well, not the bottom exactly. More like the middle.
Given all of the parallels, it’s probably no surprise that U.S. society fractured along similar lines in both eras.
He remains one of the most talented athletes in the world, but thus far no franchise has had the courage to sign him.
America’s newspaper presses are still rolling and, when linked with the power of the national camera, their impact can still be lethally quick.
There’s a bit of a phony debate breaking out about Donald Trump’s accomplishments.
It’s all interesting — and irrelevant. Informed speculation awaits answers to five questions.
Social media has made it impossible to have any conversation about any topic without devolving into the trite, the shallow and the tweeted.
The leader of Washington’s public school system will be closely monitoring the proceedings.
Some NFL team owners are driven by the ruthless pursuit of profit, and black bodies are their stock in trade.
We should beware of the sinister ability of pathogen evolution to thwart our cleverest weapons.
The #MeToo posts demand a hashtag in response as a show of solidarity and a claiming of responsibility.
This is no way to run a health care system, and no way to run a government.
What Republicans are really doing is preparing to make lethal weapons more accessible.
He has attacked, lied about, demeaned, ignored or otherwise alienated a host of GOP senators.
Congress needs to fill in those missing details, making sure the final plan doesn’t add to the national debt.
If you don’t know Trump despises the deal, you haven’t been listening these past two years.
There actually is a proposal that would make it more difficult for the next Stephen Paddock to kill and injure so many people.