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I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.

Friday  19:51,   17 november 2017

Republicans aren't going to oust their abusers. If we exile Democrats who behave badly, we'll be hurting women at large.But I don’t believe resigning from his position is the only possible consequence, or the one that’s best for American[...]

Franken Should Go

Friday  19:07,   17 november 2017
The New York Times

It’s not necessarily fair to him. But it’s what needs to happen now.Oh no, not Al Franken,[...]

Alabama paradox: Vote for Moore to get rid of him

Friday  19:07,   17 november 2017

At this point, there's no conceivable rumor about Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore that can be dismissed as too far-fetched. If asked if he was a vampire during his early 30s, Moore would likely answer "not generally, no," and claim[...]

Across the USA, governments have a gender hypocrisy gap

Friday  19:07,   17 november 2017
FOX News

When it comes to the “war on women,” many politicians are hypocrites. They allege gender bias in the private-sector workplace to score political points while simultaneously leading government payrolls with massive gender gaps among top-paid[...]

Roy Moore is right, but not for the reason you think

Friday  19:06,   17 november 2017
The Hill

Elections are the essence of democracy. The citizens of Alabama should make this decision — no one else.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of[...]

Why conservatives lost faith in mainstream media

Friday  06:50,   17 november 2017

If the mainstream media wants to win back the trust of conservatives, it needs to start getting it right the first time and letting the story lead wherever it may go, writes SE Cupp.The conservative skepticism of the media runs[...]

Why We Shouldn’t Convict Roy Moore In The Court Of Public Opinion Just Yet

Thursday  23:07,   16 november 2017
The Federalist

A bare claim should be insufficient to convict a person outright, even in the court of public opinion. There should still be a presumption of innocence and a demand for veracity and proof. The Truth Is What’s Most Important HereThis also isn’t a new [...]

The Republican plan is to take away your health care to pay for their tax cuts

Thursday  22:05,   16 november 2017
The Hill

Over the summer, we saw a health care repeal bill that cut taxes for the wealthy by hundreds of billions of dollars. Now we have a tax cut bill paid for by increasing the ranks of the uninsured by 13 million, raising premiums for the middle-class,[...]

Roy Moore's supporters chalk up scandal to conspiracy

Thursday  20:35,   16 november 2017

I'll cut to the chase: I think Roy Moore did it. And I can predict what Moore supporters will say: "Of course you would believe that!" After all, I called for conservatives to repudiate Moore, the Alabama Republican candidate for the[...]

Moore, Trump and the Right’s New Religion

Thursday  20:35,   16 november 2017
The New York Times

I no longer see Christ in American conservatism.I have lived my whole life with a Republican Party with which I disagreed, but at least[...]

How to Fix the Republican Tax Plan

Thursday  02:36,   16 november 2017
The New York Times

Soak well-off blue staters, but then spread the wealth around.Back when congressional Republicans were rolling out one unpopular health care bill after another, it was a challenge to come up with constructive advice on how to fix their efforts.[...]

Opinions | The GOP tax plan will be a massive political nightmare for Republicans

Wednesday  22:06,   15 november 2017

They might be able to pass it, but can they sell this turkey to the public?The Republicans’ theory about their tax-cut bill goes like this. We absolutely have to pass it, or else our base will be disgusted and our donors will abandon us. The[...]

China Could Sell Trump the Brooklyn Bridge

Wednesday  21:02,   15 november 2017
The New York Times

The president got played in his trade talks in Beijing last week.There is a saying — “When you don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there” — and it perfectly sums up the contrast between China’s President Xi Jinping and President[...]

Bill Clinton should have resigned

Wednesday  19:51,   15 november 2017

What he did to Monica Lewinsky was wrong, and he should have paid the price. What he did to Monica Lewinsky was wrong, and he should have paid the[...]

Liberals’ Sudden Concern About Bill Clinton’s Behavior Is Cynical And Self-Serving

Wednesday  19:51,   15 november 2017
The Federalist

A number of liberals have finally decided to take allegations of sexual assault against former president Bill Clinton seriously. This is no act of heroism.In the past few days a number of notable liberals have decided to take allegations of sexual[...]