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The Second Amendment fails to protect Black Americans

A Florida sheriff’s deputy shot and killed an African American airman who was a legal gun owner. Chantemekki Fortson, center, the mother of...

20.05.2024 20

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Is Ireland or Portugal better for expats? I’m answering your questions.

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How is any of this making Israel more secure?

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MAGA Republicans are already doubting the 2024 election results

Donald Trump’s potential vice presidents want to be clear: They do not stand for democracy. Demonstrators for and against former president...

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Trump keeps warning us about his second term. Are you listening?

In an interview with Time, the former president shared his plans to reshape the country. Former president Donald Trump speaks at a campaign...

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Do these students not care if they help elect Trump? I’m answering your questions.

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30.04.2024 60

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A morning with student protesters at George Washington University

Pro-Palestinian activists next to an encampment on the campus of George Washington University in D.C. on Monday. (Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images) ...

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Will the trial help to diminish Trump’s influence? I’m answering your questions.

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16.04.2024 10

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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...

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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...

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Is Trump punting abortion to the states? I’m answering your questions.

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09.04.2024 20

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Trump’s abortion position just made his 2024 reelection even harder

Pro-life demonstrators listen to President Donald Trump as he speaks at the annual “March for Life” in D.C. on Jan. 24, 2020. (Olivier...

08.04.2024 10

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How can I feel less resigned? I’m answering your questions.

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02.04.2024 10

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‘DEI mayor’ insults prove that unapologetic racism is back

Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott (D) makes remarks Thursday while standing next to Maryland Gov. Wes Moore (D). (André Chung/for The Washington Post) ...

01.04.2024 10

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Trump’s Bible grift is going to backfire

President Donald Trump holds a Bible in D.C. on June 1, 2020. (Patrick Semansky/AP) Listen 4 min Share Comment on...

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Why would NBC hire Ronna McDaniel? Eugene Robinson is answering your questions.

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26.03.2024 20

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The RNC’s Ronna McDaniel is not ready for her NBC close-up

Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel at the Republican National Convention on Aug. 24, 2020, in D.C. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington...

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Trump is already losing to Biden in a big way

Donald Trump speaks at a rally for GOP Senate candidate Bernie Moreno in Dayton, Ohio, on March 16. (Andrew Spear for The Washington Post) ...

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Why is Paul Manafort being brought back? Eugene Robinson is answering your questions.

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19.03.2024 10

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Harris’s dogged fight for abortion rights should scare Republicans

Vice President Harris delivers remarks in Orangeburg, S.C., on Feb. 2. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post) Listen 4 min ...

15.03.2024 60

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After the Oscars: Don’t be a Ken about our country’s dark history

The cast and crew of "Oppenheimer" accept the award for best picture during the Oscars on Sunday at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Chris...

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House Republicans want to defund the police

House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) on Capitol Hill on Feb. 28. (Craig Hudson for The Washington Post) Listen 4 min Share ...

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Ask Eugene Robinson about the latest news around the U.S. and world

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Are we sliding toward a complete shutdown? I answered your questions.

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27.02.2024 10

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Donald Trump’s con-man hustle for the Black vote is not going to work

Former president Donald Trump takes the stage to speak during a South Carolina Republican primary night watch party at the South Carolina State...

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Why Vice President Harris is prepared to step in as commander in chief

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and Vice President Harris shake hands after a news conference at the Munich Security Conference in Munich on...

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Is Trump about to become a billionaire or a pauper? Eugene Robinson answered your questions.

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Every day in the Trump Legal Universe will be a total spectacle

Former president Donald Trump speaks to reporters and onlookers outside a Manhattan courtroom on Thursday. (Andrew Kelly/Reuters) ...

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Does the Supreme Court see what’s coming? Eugene Robinson answered your questions.

13.02.2024 10

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Move aside, Johnson and McConnell. Trump is now in charge.

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) walk together on Capitol Hill on Nov. 29. (Jabin Botsford/The...

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What now for Trump’s immunity appeal? I answered your questions.

06.02.2024 20

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Biden won the South Carolina primary by 94 points. Trump could never.

A poll worker holds stickers for voters as Democrats hold their presidential primary in Columbia, S.C., on Feb. 3. (Sam Wolfe/Reuters) ...

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Relax, MAGA bros — Taylor Swift is not the enemy

Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce and Taylor Swift walk together after the Chiefs defeated the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC championship game...

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What history tells us about Greg Abbott’s defiance of the Supreme Court

Greg Abbott, the Republican governor of Texas, listens as former president Donald Trump speaks during a tour of the border area near Pharr, Tex., on...

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Vote for destruction in November

Supporters wear Trump and MAGA gear on March 2 in Fort Washington, Md. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) Listen 4 min ...

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Is there hope for defeating Trump? Eugene Robinson answered your questions.

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The nation’s gain is Florida’s loss

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks in Nashua, N.H., on Friday. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post) Listen 4 min Share ...

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House Republicans are practicing political nihilism

House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) at a news conference in D.C. on Nov. 14. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) Listen 4 min ...

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Ron DeSantis and Nikki Haley have lost their way

Republican presidential candidates Ron DeSantis and Nikki Haley during their debate in Des Moines on Wednesday. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) ...

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Can you explain progressives who refuse to support Biden? Eugene Robinson is answering your questions.

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09.01.2024 20

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Biden must elevate these Democratic leaders if he wants to win

President Biden prepares to deliver remarks as Rep. James E. Clyburn (D-S.C.), left, and Bishop Samuel L. Green Sr. greet the crowd at the historic...

09.01.2024 4

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Claudine Gay gave far-right activists exactly what they needed

Then-Harvard President Claudine Gay testifies on Capitol Hill in December. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) Listen 4 min ...

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In this unfinished winter, the hope for new life ahead

Sewing the Seasons Opinion In this unfinished winter, the hope for new life ahead By Eugene Robinson Columnist | Add ...

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Ask Eugene Robinson about the latest news around the U.S. and world

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Elon Musk shouldn’t be calling the shots on how Ukraine fights

Elon Musk in Paris in June. (Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters) Listen 4 min Share Comment on this story Comment ...

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Mitch McConnell is indispensable. Here’s the problem with that.

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) with other GOP senators at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post) ...

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