Matthew Davis

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Trump’s Anti-Immigrant Racism Represents an American Tradition

President Trump has inspired widespread outrage and disgust with his crude, racist disparagement of Haiti, El Salvador and African nations and the predominantly black and brown immigrants from these places.<p>As horrifying as this remark was, his groundbreaking transparency provides an opportunity. …

Yes, This Is a Witch Hunt. I’m a Witch and I’m Hunting You.

It is unclear what possessed Woody Allen, of all people, to comment on the accusations of sexual predation against Harvey Weinstein, when he could have just <i>not</i> said anything, <i>not</i> expressed sympathy for an alleged serial rapist, <i>not</i> accused long-silenced women who said they were sexually assaulted of …

Harvey Weinstein

The Essential John McCain

It turns out that John McCain’s most important service to American democracy was not rendered in a P.O.W. camp in Vietnam. It’s being rendered right now in the U.S. Senate.<p>In the first place, McCain seems to be the only member of Congress who insists on holding hearings and working toward …

The Trump Doctrine

Well, it took almost a year, but we now have the “Trump Doctrine.” It’s very simple. And, as you’d expect, it fits neatly into a tweet. On nearly every major issue, President Trump’s position is: “Obama built it. I broke it. You fix it.”<p>And that cuts right to the core of what is the most …

Middle East

Trump says drug czar nominee Tom Marino is withdrawing after Washington Post/‘60 Minutes' investigation

President Trump on Tuesday said his nominee to be the nation's drug czar is withdrawing from consideration for the job — a move that comes in the wake of a Washington Post/“60 Minutes” investigation detailing how the lawmaker helped steer legislation through Congress that weakened the Drug …

Donald Trump