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Trump Greets Thanksgiving With an Unhealthy Serving of Xenophobia

John Nichols

Trump's cruelty toward Haitian refugees is his latest affront to American values.

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A Growing Lawyer 'Army' Is Banding Together to Protect Immigrants

Tania Karas

Immigrants with attorneys are four times more likely to be released from detention.

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The Big Broadcast

Steve Brodner

Robert Mercer: "First thing, kill the journalists!"

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Oppose Alex Azar, President Trump's Pick for Health and Human Services Secretary

NationAction

The nominee was CEO of Eli Lilly when the pharma giant more than tripled the price of insulin.

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Don't Let the Koch Brothers Buy 'Time' Magazine

Charles Alexander

A former Time editor condemns the billionaires' bid to buy a stalwart advocate of climate action.

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A President Accused of Sexual Misconduct by 16 Women Endorses a Senate Candidate Accused of Sexual Misconduct by 9

Joan Walsh

There's a new GOP slogan: "Listen to the predators."


 


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Why Germany's Electoral Predicament Is a Unique Opportunity

Paul Hockenos

A minority government would be a first for this anchor of Central Europe--but it could open up the political system in all sorts of beneficial ways.

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The Trump Administration Strips Residency Protections for 50,000 Haitians

Julianne Hing

And more communities are in danger of losing Temporary Protected Status soon.

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Postcards From the Interior

Peter Kuper

Trump's Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is aiming to open many national parks to oil, gas, and coal industries. Our American heritage is up for grabs.

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The Resistance to Trump: Year One

Start Making Sense, Jon Wiener

David Cole on stopping Trump, Lawrence O'Donnell on 1968, and Steven Hahn on Hillbilly Elegy.

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Enten: Polling Trendline Favors Jones in Alabama -- for Now
From Harry Enten’s “Is Roy Moore Losing?” at FiveThirtyEight.com: A Change Research survey released Thursday found Democrat Doug Jones leading Republican Roy Moore 46 percent to 43 percent ahead of Alabama's special Senate election on Dec. 12. The survey ...
Sargent: How GOP Tax Bill Gives Dems Leverage
In his Plum Line post, “How Democrats hope to make Trump pay for his awful tax plan,” Greg Sargent observes: One looming challenge Democrats face is to close what you might call the "pluto-populist gap" -- the vast disconnect ...
Teixeira: GOP's Unpopular Tax Bill Won't Stop Blue Wave
The following article by Ruy Teixeira, author of The Optimistic Leftist and other works of political analysis, is cross-posted from his blog: My, my what will those crazy rascals in the GOP think of next? Not content with being beaten ...
Political Strategy Notes
Eugene Scott explains why “Millennial voters could play a crucial role in Alabama Senate race” at The Fix: “In a recent Fox News poll, Jones leads Moore by eight points, in part on the strength of his advantages among ...
November 17: Trump and the Alabama GOP Can't Bring Themselves To Oppose Roy Moore
The saga of the Ayatollah of Alabama, Roy Moore, took another turn this week when Donald Trump and the Alabama Republican Party decided against showing the embattled theocrat and accused sexual predator the door. I wrote about it at ...
Trump and the Alabama GOP Can't Bring Themselves To Oppose Roy Moore
The saga of the Ayatollah of Alabama, Roy Moore, took another turn this week when Donald Trump and the Alabama Republican Party decided against showing the embattled theocrat and accused sexual predator the door. I wrote about it at ...
Did Youthquake Swing VA Election?
It’s important that Democrats look at all possible explanations for their landslide upset in the Virginia gubernatorial election, even though common sense says that no one factor alone can explain it adequately. Toward that end,¬†The Center for Information & ...
November 16: Odds of a House Democratic Wave Next Year Moving On Up
The 2017 elections have cast some new light on the 2018 midterms, and I did a reassessment at New York. Just under a year before the 2018 midterm elections, Democratic prospects for gaining the 24 net seats they need ...

 
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