Liberalism

internet

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

dean baquet narrative

The NYT and the triumph of narrative journalism

August 19, 2019 1:28 pm

Reactions to Trump have unveiled truths far greater than any lies he has told

biden

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

politically homeless

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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Why Netanyahu really banned Tlaib and Omar from Israel

August 15, 2019 4:30 pm

Cutting a real estate deal with the transactional president

party

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

buttigieg texas

Buttigieg at home as he ranges into Texas

August 13, 2019 1:33 pm

An upbeat campaign against cynical times

joe biden white

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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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

shootings

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

kamala harris

The regressiveness of Officer Kamala

August 5, 2019 3:26 pm

How the California senator’s sex work record could prove a stumbling block

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Mayor Pete’s shrewd sunset strategy

August 5, 2019 11:38 am

The veteran presidential candidate’s plan to repeal and replace the AUMF makes perfect sense

presidency

Presidency Inc.

August 3, 2019 4:06 pm

Running for the highest office in the land is a money-making exercise

tulsi gabbard

Behind the scenes of a Tulsi takedown

August 1, 2019 8:55 pm

Gabbard dismantled Kamala Harris because no one else had bothered trying

marianne williamson antidepressants

Why Marianne Williamson is right about antidepressants

August 1, 2019 9:56 am

Unhappiness is far too often diagnosed as depression – and treated as such

detroit debate

The biggest loser in Wednesday’s Detroit debate was sanity

August 1, 2019 12:13 am

The insuperable obstacle the candidates faced was the stunning success of Donald Trump’s first three years

bernie sanders

Bernie monsters the moderates

July 31, 2019 1:02 pm

The progressive powerhouse made the most of CNN’s strange debate format

tulsi gabbard

When will Tulsi Gabbard become a Republican?

July 31, 2019 9:49 am

Exploring the burning subtext of a Democratic presidential campaign

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stillborn revolution

The Democrats’ stillborn revolution

July 31, 2019 12:37 am

The tepid centrists may not be inspiring, but they signify a problem for the likes of Sanders and Warren

elijah cummings

Trump’s truths about Baltimore

July 29, 2019 3:47 pm

The Democrats can’t resist Trump’s provocations, and they keep making his case for him

minimum wage

The winners and losers of a minimum wage hike

July 27, 2019 3:25 pm

Opposing a federal hike isn’t just about political philosophy. It’s about practicality too

beijing biden

The problem of Beijing Biden

July 24, 2019 6:27 pm

The former VP’s campaign is teetering – but maybe not for the reason he thinks