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To decipher South Africa’s strange foreign policy, look to its past

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and Russian President Vladimir Putin in St. Petersburg in June 2023. (Evgeny Biyatov/AP) Listen 6 min Share...

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Keith B. Richburg

The N.Y. case concerns Trump’s only successful voter deception scheme

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg. (Seth Wenig/AP) Listen 5 min Share Comment on this story Comment Add to your saved stories Save We made...

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Jennifer Rubin

Trump’s ‘peace plan’ would mean Ukraine’s defeat

President Donald Trump talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin at a Group of 20 Summit in Hamburg, in July 2017. (Evan Vucci/AP) Listen 7 min...

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Max Boot

I have some better questions for potential Trump jurors

Former president Donald Trump arrives at Manhattan criminal court with his legal team on Monday. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) Listen 4 min...

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Alexandra Petri

Trump’s New York trial shows the justice system is working

Former president Donald Trump walks into the Manhattan criminal court in New York on Monday. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) Listen 4 min...

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Eugene Robinson

It’s Trump trial time at last

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Amanda Katz

Abortion bans can doom autocrats. Look at Poland.

Abortion rights activists in the gallery react during a debate in the Polish legislature in Warsaw on Thursday. (Czarek Sokolowski/AP Photo) Listen...

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Jennifer Rubin

Now it’s up to Israel: De-escalate or retaliate against Iran?

An Israeli anti-missile system operates after Iran launched drones and missiles toward Israel, as seen from Ashkelon, Israel on April 14. (Amir...

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Max Boot

Why did this seamy Trump trial have to be the first?

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg at a 2023 news conference. (Mary Altaffer/AP Photo) Listen 5 min Share Comment on this story Comment Add to...

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Ruth Marcus

Trump’s immunity claims tell voters all they need to know about him

Former president Donald Trump in Atlanta on April 10. (Jason Allen/AP) Listen 5 min Share Comment on this story Comment Add to your saved stories...

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E.j. Dionne Jr

A stunning victory with the shield creates an opening for Israel

An antimissile system firing as seen from Ashkelon, Israel, on Saturday night after Iran launched drones and missiles toward Israel. (Amir Cohen/...

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David Ignatius

Guernica doubles down on retraction of essay on Israel-Gaza war

Palestinians visit on Wednesday the graves of people who were killed in the fighting in Gaza. (Mahmoud Issa/Reuters) Listen 7 min Share Comment on...

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Erik Wemple

The Middle East is on the precipice of the wider war no one wants

An excavator clears rubble after an Israeli strike this week on the Iranian Consulate in Damascus, Syria. (Firas Makdesi/Reuters) Listen 5 min...

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David Ignatius

Republican denial: They think tyrants won’t come after them

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12.04.2024 2

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Jennifer Rubin

Is Trump: (a) Lincoln, (b) Mandela, (c) Jesus or (d) all of the above?

Former president Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a campaign rally in Conway, S.C., on Feb. 10. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) Listen 12...

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Dana Milbank

Biden’s impossible dream: Any car you want, as long as it’s an EV

President Biden during a 2021 visit to a General Motors electric-vehicle assembly plant in Detroit. (Evan Vucci/AP) Listen 4 min Share Comment on...

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George F. Will

Social media has become a grim fairy tale

(iStock) Listen 6 min Share Comment on this story Comment Add to your saved stories Save Each generation seems to come with its own cultural...

12.04.2024 1

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Kathleen Parker

Many D.C. renters need help. But can the city just take their word for it?

D.C. Council member Robert C. White Jr. (D-At Large) speaks as Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) testifies outlining the mayor's fiscal 2025 budget...

12.04.2024 1

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Colbert I. King

Biden embraced Trump’s tariffs. It might be his undoing.

Cranes remove containers from a Yang Ming cargo ship in Tacoma, Wash., in 2019. (Ted S. Warren/AP Photo) Listen 5 min Share Comment on this story...

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Fareed Zakaria

Argentina’s President Milei: ‘We have undertaken a radical change’

Argentine President Javier Milei speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Md., on Feb. 24. (Tom Brenner for The...

12.04.2024 10

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Lally Weymouth

Trump’s tax cuts expire soon. Let’s be smarter about what comes next.

(iStock) Listen 5 min Share Comment on this story Comment Add to your saved stories Save Whoever wins the November election will be faced with an...

12.04.2024 3

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Natasha Sarin

What’s the right way to describe O.J. Simpson’s legacy?

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12.04.2024 8

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Amanda Katz

The message from GOP senators: Suffer, little children

Sen. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) asks a question during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on March 21. (Mariam Zuhaib/AP) Listen 5 min Share Comment on...

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Catherine Rampell

O.J. Simpson was always on the run

O.J. Simpson in a Los Angeles courtroom on June 15, 1995. (Sam Mircovich/AP) Listen 4 min Share Add to your saved stories Save When we picture...

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Eugene Robinson

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