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Robert Mueller

Robert Mueller’s probe into the Trump campaign has a credibility problem. At least, that’s what we’re being told with ever-increasing agitation by those with an...
Hillary Clinton

As Jonah Goldberg observed, the ongoing reckoning with abusive men in positions of authority might have begun with the outing of Fox News Channel’s Bill...
mike flynn

Something was off about Michael Flynn, the retired Army lieutenant general whose brief tenure as Donald Trump's first national security adviser has landed him in...
rex tillerson

The New York Times on Thursday reported that the Trump administration is preparing to oust Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in the coming weeks. The White House...
debt

Despite its unpopularity, the tax code overhaul seems to have enough Republican votes to pass in the Senate. After almost a year of comic pratfalls...
Washington metro

In May 2015, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) imposed a temporary ban on all "issues-oriented" political and religious advertising on its vehicles and inside...
sexual harassment

The endless cavalcade of predators continued its parade into disgraced exile on Wednesday morning with NBC’s abrupt defenestration of Matt Lauer, knocking him from his...
pope francis

Pope Francis on Monday began the most fraught apostolic visit of his pontificate thus far, to Burma, where a Buddhist majority is waging a pogrom...
neo-nazi

Six million Jews. Nine million Soviet civilians. Nearly 2 million Poles. Over 500,000 Roma and Yugoslavs. Approximately a half million more religious minorities, homosexuals, political...
Tom Steyer

The billionaire political activist Tom Steyer has put out a series of ads calling for the impeachment of President Trump. "Donald Trump has brought us to the...
cnn

When a handful of obdurate conservatives vowed to oppose Donald Trump even if he were to win the Republican Party’s presidential nomination, they did so...
Kirsten Gillibrand

While Republicans are wrestling over whether to fully embrace a lecherous scofflaw, Democrats are finally breaking with one. This is how the latter party would...