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My Universe Continues to Expand
Sarah Lindemann-Komarova
Challenging the Western narrative that says Russia isn't free. 
Open Letter to UN Ambassador Nikki Haley on Our Report on Apartheid in Israel
Richard Falk, Virginia Tilley
Instead of responding to it with constructive criticism, you launched defamatory attacks on all involved.
Clinton and Obama Laid the Groundwork for Donald Trump's War on Immigrants
Aviva Chomsky
Trump's rhetoric is shocking, but his immigration policy is nothing new.
Benjamin Barber, a Brilliant Thinker Who Saw the Future
John Nichols
Throughout his career, he championed a world that was urban, interdependent, and democratic.
Where Is the Elizabeth Warren of Foreign Policy?
Katrina vanden Heuvel
A challenge to the failed doctrines of the Democratic foreign-policy establishment is long overdue. 
Anatomy of a Train Wreck: The Patriots White House Visit
Dave Zirin
Former Sports Illustrated editor Melissa Jacobs on the Aaron Hernandez suicide and the Pats trip to this abnormal White House.
Can the Pain of Others Be Transmuted Into Art?
Barry Schwabsky
While Dana Schutz's Open Casket has received the lion's share of attention, much of the Whitney Biennial seems to seek out controversy.
Ella Fitzgerald at 100
David Hajdu
During her long lifetime, the First Lady of Swing was as engaged with the new as she was driven by classicism.
How Border Patrol Deals With Dissent in Its Ranks
John Washington
An interview with Customs and Border Protection whistle-blower James Tomsheck.
Why We Need a Whistle-Blower in US Customs and Border Protection
John Washington
The agency, which oversees Border Patrol, is one of the most opaque and unaccountable in our government.
 

 
 
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The Democratic Strategist
Women Candidates Do Better as Democrats, But Party Still Lags Badly
The Center for American Women in Politics of Rutgers University provides the most up-to-date information about the gender of elected officials at the federal, state and local levels. Exploring their data yields this profile: Women are 21 percent of ...
Political Strategy Notes
Ed O’Keefe reports “Here's how congressional Democrats plan to mark Trump's first 100 days” at PowerPost, and notes “While negotiating this week with the White House on a plan to avoid a government shutdown and strongly opposed to any ...
April 22: Zombie Trumpcare Refuses To Die, But Looks Doomed
What’s that gurgling, snarling sound in the distance? Must be Zombie Trumpcare, which as I explained at New York, refuses to die. Despite near-universal predictions of doom -- either now or later, on the House floor or in the ...
Zombie Trumpcare Refuses To Die, But Looks Doomed
What’s that gurgling, snarling sound in the distance? Must be Zombie Trumpcare, which as I explained at New York, refuses to die. Despite near-universal predictions of doom -- either now or later, on the House floor or in the ...
April 21: Trump Could Yet Provoke a Government Shutdown
In what was a relatively peaceful Easter Recess for Congress, Donald Trump’s fatal pride is again causing trouble, as I explained at New York: While everyone enjoys (and tries to exploit) the drama of an impending government shutdown, and ...
Trump Could Yet Provoke a Government Shutdown
In what was a relatively peaceful Easter Recess for Congress, Donald Trump’s fatal pride is again causing trouble, as I explained at New York: While everyone enjoys (and tries to exploit) the drama of an impending government shutdown, and ...
Political Strategy Notes
Some talking points about the latest GOP Obamacare repeal proposal, from Margaret Sanger-Katz at The Upshot:" "In the days before Obamacare, applying for health insurance meant filling out dozens of pages of forms and submitting medical records. It was ...
Next Up: Montana's At-Large House Seat
Montana’s at-large congressional district is actually a pretty big electoral prize. It is the most populous district in the nation with more than one million constituents, and it is second only to Alaska’s at-large district in square mileage. The ...

 
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