Politics

david oks

David Oks’s day off

August 28, 2019 4:21 pm

The Gravel teen on his future plans and why career politicians are ‘disgusting’

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David Koch’s ‘dark money’ was misunderstood

August 24, 2019 10:37 am

The reflexive reaction to David Koch’s death has overlooked the true nature of his philanthropy

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Trump’s yin and yang game with China

August 24, 2019 6:12 am

When Trump calls Xi his friend, markets should really be spooked

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The ur-Trump has re-emerged at last

August 23, 2019 6:32 pm

We are witnessing the logical culmination of decades of steadfast views on trade and international relations

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Washington’s war on internet free speech

August 20, 2019 12:01 pm

Republicans and Democrats are dueling to see who can write the worst policy

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Donald Trump goes Fox hunting

August 20, 2019 8:55 am

Why is the president turning on his favorite news network?

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Joe Biden won’t win

August 19, 2019 5:06 am

Don’t bet on the 76-year-old securing the nomination, let alone the presidency

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The Mooch, Bill Kristol and the NeverTrump quest for relevance

August 18, 2019 6:57 pm

Anthony Scaramucci is a slightly preposterous footnote to the spectacle that is the Trump presidency

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The battle cry of the politically homeless

August 16, 2019 9:48 pm

Anyone moderate with a brain and anything to lose has largely gone silent

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Joe Biden isn’t ‘gaffe-prone’, he’s losing his mind

August 16, 2019 2:11 pm

If you want to beat him, go for the head

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Trump takes New Hampshire

August 16, 2019 8:32 am

‘The forgotten men and women of America will never, ever be forgotten again’

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Is it time for some 2020 Democrats to put party over country?

August 14, 2019 5:35 pm

Democrats would need three, maybe even four seats to capture control of the Senate

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Buttigieg at home as he ranges into Texas

August 13, 2019 1:33 pm

An upbeat campaign against cynical times

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Trump’s massive shadow cabinet

August 13, 2019 7:11 am

This is government, ex-officio

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Joe Biden’s Grandpa Smurf routine won’t beat Trump

August 9, 2019 12:23 pm

How revealing is the former VP’s ‘poor kids, white kids’ gaffe?

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The inconvenient truth about the El Paso shooter

August 8, 2019 2:05 pm

The motivations of this weekend’s mass shooters have been so partially reported

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Donald Trump isn’t to blame for this spate of mass shootings

August 8, 2019 12:36 am

Despite what the media might tell you

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Trump heals the nation…by attacking Beto for his ‘phony name’

August 7, 2019 5:23 pm

Biden and other candidates seem to have gotten the message that Trump is no pushover

ben sasse

Ben Sasse kind of sucks now

August 7, 2019 9:51 am

The Nebraska senator used to have a relatable world-weariness about him. What happened?

war on terror

A new ‘War on Terror’ is a terrible idea

August 6, 2019 7:54 pm

Now is not the time to do away with civil liberties

dsa

Rise of the comrade babies

August 6, 2019 12:15 pm

No one owns the Democratic Socialists of America as hard as they own themselves

nihilism

The Czarist image of mass shootings

August 6, 2019 11:55 am

In almost every generation since 1880, some young men have decided it would be fine to kill a large number of people

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Liberalism cannot stop the shootings

August 6, 2019 7:10 am

These murderers do not have a conscience; they do not have any reflexive empathy or sense of humanity