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How Does a Straight White Male Democrat Run for President?

Bill Scher is a contributing editor to Politico Magazine, and co-host of the Bloggingheads.tv show “The DMZ.” */ ]]> Of the nine candidates officially running in the Democratic presidential primary, only one is a heterosexual white [...]

The President, the Envoy and the Talib: 3 Lives Shaped by War and Study Abroad

KABUL, Afghanistan — Today, they are representatives of three central parties to the Afghan war, caught up by a frenzied effort to find an endgame to decades of violence. But during the last stretch of peace their generation has known, [...]

Protesters stone home of Haiti president, clash with police

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – Protesters have stoned the Haitian president’s home and clashed with police, leaving at least one demonstrator dead in the third straight day of demonstrations against economic mismanagement and corruption. Organizers [...]

Is America Ready for a Single President?

Joanna Weiss is the editor of Experience magazine. */ ]]> A bachelor in the White House? It’s such a compelling scenario that Aaron Sorkin once wrote a movie about it. “The American President” came out in 1995, years before “The [...]

Elizabeth Warren fires up her campaign for president, GOP dismisses her as a ‘fraud’

It has not been the best week for Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who continues to face challenges over her claims of Native American ancestry. On Tuesday, it was reported that she claimed “American Indian” ethnicity back in 1986 when registering [...]

Highlights from President Trump’s State of the Union

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President Trump’s State of the Union address: Fact-check and transcript

PRES. TRUMP Thank you very much, madam speaker, vice president, members of Congress, the first lady of the United States. And my fellow Americans. We meet tonight at a moment of unlimited potential, as we begin a new Congress, I stand here [...]

Óscar Arias Sánchez, a Nobel Winner and Former President of Costa Rica, Is Accused of Sexual Assault

Thinking back to the afternoon when she said Mr. Arias had grabbed her, Dr. Arce said she regretted not having fought back. She was in shock, she said. She had first met Mr. Arias through her mother, a former legislator in his party, [...]

AP Interview: Ukraine ex-PM accuses president of corruption

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) – Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, who is running for president in next month’s election, has accused the incumbent of corruption. Tymoshenko told The Associated Press in an interview Monday that [...]

No pro-life Democrats in 2020 race for president

The field of potential Democratic presidential candidates is expected to be the largest in history — yet none of the two dozen names being bandied about is a pro-lifer. As the party moves further to the left on abortion, pushing for fewer [...]