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ELIZABETH WARREN, THE LONG-DISTANCE RUNNER OF THE 2020 RACE

Amid all the chatter about whether the old white dudes of 2020-Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, and Wafflin' Joe Biden -are too long in...

WHAT'S THE BEST WAY TO KEEP INCENDIARY, VIOLENT CONTENT OFFLINE?

In early April, in the anxious days of mourning after the massacres at two New Zealand mosques, the Australian government passed what...

 
 
 

SHOULD DEMOCRATS IMPEACH TRUMP? WRONG QUESTION

Hours after the Mueller report was released, Majority Whip Steny Hoyer-the second-highest-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives-appeared...

ANOTHER BIG VICTORY FOR LABOR

On April 12, Senator Elizabeth Warren pulled into the parking lot of a Stop & Shop in Somerville, Massachusetts. She delivered coffee...

 
 
 

WHY DID UKRAINIANS JUST ELECT A COMEDIAN PRESIDENT?

“He managed to be many things to many people at the same time,” one journalist and political commentator tells me. “I've met him,”...

The People's Emergency

THE PEOPLE'S EMERGENCY

In France, the neon-yellow vests known as gilets jaunes are like proverbial opinions: Everyone has one, or at least every motorist...

 
 
 

RULES OF ENGAGEMENT

Jesse Singal, who has gained notoriety on the left for his frequent tweeting and writing on trans issues, says he just wants to talk....

I WORK WITH SUICIDAL FARMERS. IT'S BECOMING TOO MUCH TO BEAR

I'm wearing out. Again. The first time was around Christmas. For several weeks I just couldn't write my weekly column for the newspaper....

 
 
 

JOE BIDEN'S BIGGEST WEAKNESS

It's finally unofficially official: Joe Biden will announce that he is running for president on Wednesday, according to a report from...

CONGRESS IS FAILING HURRICANE MICHAEL'S VICTIMS

The federal government would like to issue a correction. Hurricane Michael, the historic storm that devastated the Florida Panhandle...

 
 
 

DEMOCRATS ARE HOPING YOU DON'T UNDERSTAND WHAT “IMPEACHMENT” ENTAILS

The 1974 vote in the House of Representatives to give the Judiciary Committee broad subpoena power for its investigation into whether...

WHO WILL SAY NO TO TRUMP NOW?

Over the past two years, many Americans feared that President Donald Trump would trigger a constitutional crisis by firing special...

 
 
 

THE OLIGARCH BATTLE BEHIND UKRAINE'S PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

If Ihor Kolomoisky wants to buy Ukraine's presidency, as his critics allege, can you really blame him? A lifelong “raider,” as he calls...

THE MUELLER REPORT'S LASTING DAMAGE TO TRUMP

When transcripts of Richard Nixon's Oval Office tapes were released during Watergate, they were punctuated by the White House with...

 
 
 

LIVING OFF THE GRID AND SAFE FROM HURRICANES IN PUERTO RICO

When Noemi and Carlos Chaparro peered outside on September 21, 2017, they gasped at the destruction. Hurricane Maria, which had made...

HOW TO GET AWAY WITH OBSTRUCTION OF JUSTICE

The Justice Department has released special counsel Robert Mueller's 448-page report and titled it, dryly, “Report On The Investigation...

 
 
 

YES, COLLUSION

Over the course of Donald Trump's presidency, “no collusion” has become a mantra , rivaling only “Make America Great Again” as a motto...

THE NEW REPUBLIC CONTINUES EXPANSION WITH EDITORIAL HIRES

New York, NY-- The New Republic today announced its expanded editorial team under the direction of recently-named Editor Chris Lehmann....

 
 
 

THE NEW REPUBLIC 'S MAY ISSUE DELIVERS NO-HOLDS-BARRED COMMENTARY ON POLITICAL LANDSCAPE

New York, NY--The New Republic today published its May 2019 issue, which features a cover story by Liza Mundy, “Women of Substance.”...

ALAN GARCÍA AND THE FATAL COMPROMISES OF THE LATIN AMERICAN LEFT

On the morning of April 17, the former president of Peru, Alan García, locked himself in his home office and shot himself. Police on...

 
 
 



NBA playoffs 2019: Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard eliminates Thunder with...

NBA playoffs 2019: Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard eliminates Thunder with Game 5 buzzer beater

Damian Lillard delivered in a big way for the Trail Blazers on Tuesday. Read more ...

Judge sets rules for release of video evidence in Robert Kraft prostitution case

Judge sets rules for release of video evidence in Robert Kraft prostitution case

If the decision stands, the video will eventually be made public. Read more ...

24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

Before winning the lottery jackpot, the man said his biggest financial concern was saving at least $1,000 in his bank account. Read more ...

8 injured as car deliberately hits pedestrians in Sunnyvale

8 injured as car deliberately hits pedestrians in Sunnyvale

Authorities say eight people have been injured after a motorist appeared to deliberately plow into them in Sunnyvale. Read more ...

NFL trade rumors: Seahawks send Frank Clark to Chiefs

NFL trade rumors: Seahawks send Frank Clark to Chiefs

The 25-year-old, slated to earn $17 million in 2019, is coming off his most productive season in which he registered a career-high 13 sacks. Read more ...

NBA playoffs wrap 2019: Raptors, 76ers advance with blowout wins

NBA playoffs wrap 2019: Raptors, 76ers advance with blowout wins

Both sides were upset in Game 1, but won four straight to eliminate their opponents. Read more ...

Prince Louis poses for 1st birthday portraits taken by Duchess Kate

Prince Louis poses for 1st birthday portraits taken by Duchess Kate

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release official portraits of Prince Louis, taken by Duchess Kate, to mark the young royal's first birthday. Read more ...

Harris wants out if Elway doesn't meet contract hopes

Harris wants out if Elway doesn't meet contract hopes

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Denver Broncos star cornerback Chris Harris Jr. told The Associated Press on Tuesday night that he wants to be traded if general manager John Elway doesn't... Read more ...

Murray scored 23 in Nuggets' 108-90 romp of Spurs

Murray scored 23 in Nuggets' 108-90 romp of Spurs

DENVER - Jamal Murray's 23 points led six Nuggets in double figures and Denver routed the San Antonio Spurs 108-90 Tuesday night to move within one win of their first playoff... Read more ...

Sharks rally from down 3 in 3rd, beat Vegas in OT in Game 7

Sharks rally from down 3 in 3rd, beat Vegas in OT in Game 7

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Barclay Goodrow scored 18:19 into overtime to send San Jose into the second round of the playoffs with a wild 5-4 win in Game 7 on Tuesday night. Read more ...