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03/02/2017 - 4:00pm

    Steve Bannon, the white-supremacist-turned-squatter-on-a-president’s-shoulder, says the Trump administration’s war with the news media has only just begun, and it’s “going to get worse.”

    Right you are, Steve. You just don’t understand which side of the conflict...

03/01/2017 - 6:00pm

    Dear Trump Voters,

    You’ve been had. President Donald Trump sold you a clunker. Now that he’s in the White House, he’s betraying you — and I’m writing in hopes that you’ll recognize that betrayal and hold him...

03/01/2017 - 5:00pm

    At this  point the consonants are so tightly fused it’s as if they were always and inevitably so: LGBT.

    But just a decade ago, the T teetered. It wobbled.

    It was eliminated from a...

03/01/2017 - 4:00pm

    There are a lot of things you can say about the Trump administration's recently announced deportation plan. You can say it is cruel, a policy that could only come from a president who lacks a heart. You can say it has more to do with President Donald Trump's fevered imagination than the reality...

03/01/2017 - 3:00pm

    The Trump administration's move to rescind bathroom access protections for transgender students rests on the idea that school bathroom policies are "a states' rights issue," as White House press secretary Sean Spicer has explained, and that, in any event, it is "preposterous on...

03/01/2017 - 2:00pm

    It's often said of the weather that everybody talks about it, but nobody does anything about it. The political chatter here is similarly rife with speculation about how President Trump can somehow be brought to heel, but there is no credible plan.

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