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He can’t win. He needs the other guys to lose. You’re going to hear the S-word a lot. Read more

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If your progressive agenda doesn’t include institutional reform, you’re just kidding yourself. Read more

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Maybe Donald Trump is too incompetent to be dangerous, but when he’s gone, this genie won’t want to go back into the bottle. Read more

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President Trump thinks his intelligence chiefs are naive and he knows more than they do. As chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, do you agree—or is he a narcissist who’s going to get us all killed? Read more

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As long as we’re getting rid of bigotry in politics … Read more

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Nancy’s got him by the short hairs, but his ego’s too big to realize it. Read more

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Rape culture, toxic masculinity, abortion, the patriarchy—you might be surprised at what they had to say. Read more

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“We have a governing crisis. Trump does not know how to govern.” Read more

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Turnout rose from 44 percent in 2014 to 53 percent in 2018. Read more

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Think of this “national emergency” as a national IQ test, a chance to see just how gullible the president’s base is and how far the Republican Party will go to prop up its increasingly addled leader. Read more

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Right now Roy Cooper is crossing his fingers and hoping that Dan Forest runs against him. Read more

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And other things our readers told us this week Read more

Letters to the Editor

This will be a defining moment for America. (Or, you know, maybe not.) Read more

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The Trumpier Trump becomes, the more all but his most die-hard supporters will begin to look for the exits. (Right?) Read more

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For the President Known as Individual 1, a win is a win—and after this week from hell, he’ll take what he can get Read more

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In Michigan and Wisconsin, lame-duck Republican lawmakers are trying to kneecap the next administrations. Read more

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This will be the defining battle of the next six months—and maybe the next six decades. Read more

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An interview with UNC political scientists Marc Hetherington and Jonathan Weiler on Trump, authoritarianism, and why conservatives love terrible television. Read more

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