After a battle to rein in the “Reagan Revolution,” the Democratic Party made House gains in the midterms. Today’s Democrats won’t like what came next.Don’t Get Donald Trump Started About France
“They were starting to learn German in Paris before the U.S. came along,” Trump said, on the anniversary of the 2015 Paris attacks.The Pro-Life Democratic Politician Is Going Extinct
Partisan polarization and an increasingly progressive party have thinned the ranks of the anti-abortion Dems. The trend continued in the midterms.North Korea’s Secret Missile Bases Don’t Violate Its Promises to Trump — It Never Made Any
Kim Jong-un is doing exactly what he has said he planned to do all along — not what President Trump claims he agreed to in Singapore.Report: Trump Is Desperate to Get Rid of DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen
Kansas’s Kris Kobach is among those who could replace her.No, Hillary Clinton Is Not Going to Be the Democratic Nominee in 2020
Mark Penn and Andrew Stein are indulging the new Republican vice of HRC2020 porn.New York Women Spend More Money Than Men on Transit Because the Illusion of Safety Is Expensive
The extra cost ranged from $25 to $100 each month, a new study from NYU found.Don’t Let Trump’s Slights Overshadow Lessons From World War I Remembrances
If you look past Trump’s usual affronts, the memorials offered messages about nationalism and weakened alliances that are still relevant today.Putin Loses His Best Friend in Congress As California’s Rohrabacher Goes Down
After 30 years, the former Reagan speechwriter and great friend of Russia’s latest regime loses his Orange County district to Democrat Harley Rouda.The Dollar Keeps Getting Stronger. Here’s What That Means for You.
It’s a feel-good story for the moment. But beware if current trends continue.
The drug kingpin takes the stage in Brooklyn.Don’t Murder Anyone Around an Amazon Echo During Election Season
A helpful hint from us to you.In California, Climate Change Has Turned Rainy Season Into Fire Season
The California wildfires have unleashed unconscionable suffering. Climate change could make them ten times worse.Columbia University Tries to Welcome the Neighbors In — and Keeps Them at Arm’s Length
The Manhattanville campus is simultaneously open and remote.7-Eleven’s Alleged Collaboration on ICE Raids Is a Cautionary Tale
What happens when unchecked corporate power pairs with a federal agency that targets vulnerable people? 7-Eleven employees paint an ugly picture.The Republican Denial of Trump’s Racism Is Absurd
Over the last week, Trump’s bigotry has grown even more obvious and undeniable. Republicans deny it anyway.It Turns Out Palmer Luckey Was Fired for the Headache He Caused Facebook
The VR prodigy was mothballed after supporting a right-wing PAC.Tired: Eating Tide Pods. Wired: Drinking Tide Boxed Wine.
Twitter noticed that Tide’s new box packaging looks a lot like a box of wine.Florida Recounts Proceed Amid Wild GOP Claims of Election Stealing
From Florida to Washington, Republicans are making some pretty lurid accusations about recounts they were probably going to win anyway.A Smartphone With a Stylus Gave Me a Season of Being a Sketch Artist
You don’t need to be divinely talented to enjoy the convenient relaxation of smartphone sketching on your commute.