President Provocateur President Provocateur

Unpredictable U.S. President Donald J. Trump closes 2018 amid all the usual uproar and outrage.

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Holiday Hypocrisy and Handwringing Holiday Hypocrisy and Handwringing

Hypocrisy, handwringing and a willingness to let Trump be the bad guy.

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THE SKY IS ALWAYS FALLING THE SKY IS ALWAYS FALLING

In the U.S., collective heads are spinning over good, old-fashioned spin.

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How to Let a Good Crisis Go To Waste How to Let a Good Crisis Go To Waste

The Unhinging of America: Hyperbole is poison; Nuance is the antidote.

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Redeeming 2018 Redeeming 2018

2018 was tumultuous, but it wasn't a total loss.

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On the Origins of the Modern U.S. President On the Origins of the Modern U.S. President

A revolutionary age spawns the evolving Presidency of Donald J. Trump.

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Trump’s Border Wall Speech Trump’s Border Wall Speech

Was better than expected. Is Trump going Presidential in 2019?

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The King is Dead. Long Live the King. The King is Dead. Long Live the King.

A sharply-divided America reflects on the living legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 51-years after his assassination.

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From Public Hangings to Public Shamings, the Mob Still Wants Blood From Public Hangings to Public Shamings, the Mob Still Wants Blood

Social death by a thousand media cuts is the modern method of human sacrifice, but the reason remains the same: “Go(o)d told me to kill you.”

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