The New Americans Party

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How Steve Bannon pulled one of the greatest upsets in American politics

Watch Video | Listen to the Audio<b>JUDY WOODRUFF:</b> Finally tonight: an inside look at the relationship and the political partnership between President …

Donald Trump

Globalisation: the rise and fall of an idea that swept the world

It’s not just a populist backlash – many economists who once swore by free trade have changed their minds, too. How had they got it so wrong? By Nikil Saval<p>The annual January gathering of the World Economic Forum in Davos is usually a placid affair: a place for well-heeled participants to exchange …

Economics

The Efficacy of Leadership Decapitation

Next Steps in U.S.-Cuba Relations<p>Strengthening U.S. Cyber Defenses<p>Russia Sanctions: The New Normal<p>Corruption in China: The Party’s Over<p>Change in the …

Geopolitics

How the U.S. Financial Blacklist Shapes Foreign Policy

<i>The U.S. government imposes sanctions on individuals, companies, and nations for a variety of reasons, but the practical consequences are always the</i> …

North Korea

Robert Reich: Why the world is laughing at Trump’s America

<i>This article first appeared on RobertReich.org.</i><p>At a roundtable discussion with state transportation officials on Friday, Donald Trump said America’s …

Equality

WATCH: Al Franken Uses FBI Hearing to Destroy Conservatives' Latest Defense of Trump Jr.

Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) broke down the differences between accusations that Hillary Clinton received campaign assistance from Ukraine and allegations …

Al Franken

Macron is the president Trump wishes he could be

<i>Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today's WorldView newsletter.</i><p><b>President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron don't quite seem fated to be friends.</b><p>In the space of …

France

Junkie Running Dry

Of course Trump needs the media.<p>Some people simply cannot handle the fact that Donald Trump was elected president.<p>One of those people is Donald Trump.<p>…

Donald Trump

How to Love This Freaky Country

American progressives can’t ever match conservatives in displays of febrile patriotism, and for good reason. What Jesus told his followers about …

Declaration Of Independence

President Trump appears to have sourced his CNN wrestling tweet from a racist troll on Reddit

In a test of whether the American public is still capable of being shocked, US president Donald Trump tweeted a video on July 2 of one of his old professional wrestling appearances, in which he tackles and beats someone with a poorly-edited facsimile of the CNN logo for a head.<p>Minutes after the …

Donald Trump

Deportation a ‘Death Sentence’ to Adoptees After a Lifetime in the U.S.

SEOUL, South Korea — Phillip Clay was adopted at 8 into an American family in Philadelphia.<p>Twenty-nine years later, in 2012, after numerous arrests and a struggle with drug addiction, he was deported back to his birth country, South Korea. He could not speak the local language, did not know a …

Don’t focus on Georgia. Voter suppression is the issue

<i>Sarah Kendzior is a St. Louis, Mo.-based commentator who writes about politics, the economy and media.</i><p>Last night, in the most expensive U.S. House election ever, Republican Karen Handel beat Democrat Jon Ossoff by 3.8 percentage points, a fairly narrow margin for a seat the GOP won by 23.4 points …

Karen Handel

Why you should care about increasing secrecy in White House and Senate

Inch by inch by inch, the Trump administration is rolling back press access, which means less information for the public.<p>And lack of accessibility is only half the problem. Lack of accuracy in official statements is a big issue too.<p>CNN's senior White House correspondent Jim Acosta was channeling …

Sean Spicer

Atlanta's Controversial 'Cityhood' Movement

Recent border battles have once again redrawn the lines of the metro area.<p>On the Saturday before Election Day last November, Jason Lary, a former insurance executive, crouched on a rough patch of grass at the center of a busy intersection 20 miles outside of Atlanta in DeKalb County. Lary was …

Cities

Robots could soon cooperate on surveillance

Computers are getting better at spotting objects, but they tend to work in isolation. What good would a security robot be if it couldn't share info about an intruder with other machines? Cornell scientists might have an answer. They're designing a system that would let robots and other autonomous …

The Agile Organization: A Conversation with David Quimby

In a world of specialization and focus, David Quimby stands out as a voice in the wilderness for interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation.<p>In my …

The Black Republican Paving the Way … for Kanye

It was the MTV Music Video Awards, and Kanye West had just uttered the words lingering on every celebrity gazillionaire’s mind after watching the …

What Does Congress Care About? Check Their Browsing Histories

Buying Congress's browsing history would feel like the perfect payback for its recent votes to betray your internet privacy. Too bad it'll never …

Privacy

Tina Fey to white college-educated women: 'You can't look away'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Comedian Tina Fey is not amused by the college-educated white women who voted for President Donald Trump.<p>Fey called out that particular demographic during a discussion Saturday on access to reproductive care hosted by the American Civil Liberties Union.<p>"The thing that I kinda keep focusing …

Awards

Young Russians are fed up, and the Kremlin has taken notice

<b>Moscow (CNN) —</b> The thousands of Russians who took to the streets over the weekend may not have vented their fury directly at Vladimir Putin, but the President certainly took note of the message.<p>After the largest mass demonstrations in years, when crowds across the country took part in …

Russia

He's in Charge of More Than a Million Jobs. Can He Handle It?

When I finally meet one of India’s most beloved politicians, I find he’s not what I expected. This guy, lovingly selected by Prime Minister Narendra …

Public Schools: The New Immigration Sanctuaries?

It was an unseasonably warm February day when dozens of Chicago parents gathered in front of a brownstone school with a backstory as complicated as …

The New Leftist Media Wants More Than to Take Down Trump

The Rise of the Hard Left<p>Pugnacious, mischievous, smart, and angry as hell, a new sort of liberal media has risen in the wake of Donald Trump’s …

Journalism

The Billionaire on a Mission to Save the Planet From Trump

Tom Steyer isn’t your average California tree hugger. The former hedge fund manager—number 1,121 on <i>Forbes’</i> wealthiest people list, with $1.61 …

Climate

McCain: Congress doesn't have 'credibility' to handle Russia probes

Congress no longer has the credibility to independently tackle a probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and President Trump and …

Adam Schiff

JFK Secret Societies Speech (full version)

The President’s Top Adviser Is Literally a KKK-Level White Power Scumbag

There is no sense in complaining that this or that Trump administration story isn't bigger news. There is simply so much garbage pouring out of 1600 …

Racism

Brain scans can spot criminals, scientists say

Experiments prove judicial distinction between criminal intent and reckless behaviour has scientific merit too<p>Neuroscientists have used brain scans to spot the difference between people who committed crimes on purpose and those who broke the law through sheer reckless behaviour.<p>It is the first time …

The Brain

Watch: The history of the all-black Pullman porters

They were proud and dignified, even though the role was exploitative<p>Imagine being the most well-traveled person in your family or …