Every objective indication is that far more people showed up to register dissent over Trump's rise to power than to celebrate
President Trump’s speech is sure to backfire by fueling his
Donald John Trump intends to govern as the same fiercely angry man who inspired the discontented but aroused the worries and fears of so many
Whether or not Trump is “legitimate,” he’s legitimately
Why is this inauguration different from any other? Let’s start with the fact that most Americans are not happy that Donald Trump is about to...
Our nation is about to replace a president who loves soaring rhetoric and extended argument with a chief executive who prefers tweets to the
Tuesday night, Obama warned about our democracy. Wednesday morning, Trump proved the president’s
Sen. Ben Cardin used one of the oldest saws in politics to lay out an imperative for the coming Trump era. “It cannot be business as
Any vote to repeal Obamacare without a plan is a vote to deprive many of their health
Let’s try to get this straight. Donald Trump campaigned as the champion of lower-paid working people who deserve better than they have....
The outgoing president may have to take stands on progressive values, but he’d be wise to pick his moments
Will Donald Trump deprive President Obama of what we have come to think of as a normal post-presidency, the relatively serene life of
Keeping America great means protecting the institutions that have made our greatness
The most important political task for 2017 transcends the normal run of issues and controversies. Our greatest obligation will be to defend...
With a side of Obama
We should complete our evolution toward democracy and elect our presidents
It’s important for those who favor the popular election of our presidents to separate their arguments for direct democracy from the outcome of
Long before Trump came along we were entirely free to say “merry Christmas” to each
Some things Donald Trump says enrage me while others get under my skin. The pronouncement that does both is his regular claim that until he...
Donald Trump is forcing Republicans to take sides on a Russian autocrat who is no friend of the United
Beneath the surface of the controversy over Russia’s efforts to help Donald Trump become president is a dramatic reconfiguration of opinion
While it would be understandable if electors’ echoed their states’ votes, it could be argued that shifting their votes to Hillary Clinton is...
In making what is likely to be the most consequential decision of this transition period, Donald Trump couldn’t resist petty vindictiveness.
The president-elect’s words have been covering up an agenda focused on undercutting
The CIA’s finding that Vladimir Putin’s Russia actively intervened in our election to help Donald Trump explains why many of us are not
The election results should ignite electoral college reform, but because they benefit the GOP, nothing is likely to
France’s presidential race shows the radicalization of the right and fragmentation of the
PARIS — French Socialist President Francois Hollande knew which way the winds were blowing. His announcement last week that he would not
In the wake of the 2016 election, the party risks leaping from complacency to
If he wasn’t ready to put his business life behind him, he should not have run for