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Republicans used redistricting to build a wall around the House. Trump just tore it down.

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to the press before departing the White House for Paris on November 9, 2018 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images) | Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty [...]

Russia Dispatch: In Russian Village Swallowed by Sand, Life’s a Beach. Just Not in a Good Way.

SHOYNA, Russia — Shoyna, a Russian fishing village on the frigid shores of the White Sea, is slowly vanishing under sand that engulfs entire houses, their roofs just barely visible above the dunes. For young children, it’s a magical [...]

Dry Spell: Canada Runs Low on Legal Marijuana Just Weeks After Its Approval

On Monday, New Brunswick became the latest province to confront a shortage as Cannabis NB, the provincial government agency charged with selling marijuana, temporarily closed half of its 20 stores, citing a production bottleneck. After [...]

Bottom Might Have Just Been Put in Place

Thirty-one years ago, almost to the day, the Dow endured its steepest sell-off in modern times, falling 22.61% on October 19, 1987. Market corrections are never easy to digest, and the current pullback for the stock market is another case of [...]

Did Elizabeth ‘She-Who-Lies-Through-Teeth’ Warren just lose 2020?

ANALYSIS/OPINION: ANALYSIS/OPINION: Sen. Elizabeth Warren is a liar. She’s long been a liar, but on Monday she decided to release proof that she’s a liar, in the form of DNA test results. The Massachusetts Democrat has claimed for decades [...]

Inside the Beltway: Voters know when Trump is just ‘venting’

One of the most poplar and persistent practices in the press is to parse President Trump’s language with a critical eye, seeking any and all opportunities to portray him in a negative light. They have their ways. Sometimes news organizations [...]

‘Just ridiculous lies’: Dems incensed over misleading GOP ads on Medicare for All

Kentucky Democrat Amy McGrath’s campaign has largely chosen to ignore misleading attack ads that her campaign manager Mark Nicholas calls “ridiculous lies.” | AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File Share on Facebook Share [...]

White House says Trump was just stating facts when questioning Blasey Ford’s testimony

The White House said Wednesday that President Trump was merely “stating the facts” when he questioned the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford, who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh of sexual assault. “He was stating facts [...]

Ed Whelan’s Troubles Might Be Just Beginning

*/ ]]> Ed Whelan may have just crossed a line he can’t jump back over. Yesterday, Whelan, the president of the Ethics and & Public Policy Center, a conservative think tank, and an assertive supporter of Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination [...]

For Gay Indians, Landmark Ruling Is Just the Beginning

After the judges relayed their decision, the news rocketed around India, with people kissing, crying, drinking and shooting off blasts of confetti. Many were exhausted on Friday — but still celebrating. Chayanika Shah, 60, a member [...]