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Elizabeth Warren

  1. life in pixels
    DNA Testing Can’t Tell Us Who We Really Are. It Can Tell the Cops.Like Elizabeth Warren, millions of Americans have taken DNA tests in a search for their heritage, with unintended consequences.
  2. the national interest
    Media Congratulates Trump for Spreading Lie About Elizabeth WarrenTrump’s bullying works because reporters care more about whether it works than whether it’s true.
  3. race
    Elizabeth Warren’s Native American Ancestry Was Never Really the PointThe senator and presidential hopeful probably didn’t convince Trump or her critics — but she did validate damaging conservative narratives about race.
  4. politics
    What to Know About Elizabeth Warren’s DNA TestWarren took a DNA test to prove her Indigenous ancestry – a move the Cherokee Nation has called “inappropriate and wrong.”
  5. elizabeth warren
    Elizabeth Warren Releases DNA Test Indicating Native American AncestryThe 2020 hopeful probably has a Native American ancestor — and definitely gained no professional benefit from that fact.
  6. nevertheless she persisted
    How Long Until This Elizabeth Warren Insult Becomes a Piece of Wall Décor?“Impolite arrogant woman” is already being printed on T-shirts.
  7. defense spending
    Eventually, Progressive Democrats Will Need to Get ‘Soft’ on DefenseAmerica can have a Western European–style welfare state or a giant and ever-growing military budget — but it can’t have both.
  8. sexism
    Democratic Women Fear America Not Ready for a Woman As PresidentIt may take a midterm win driven by women to convince Democrats that it’s not risky to run a woman against Trump in 2020.
  9. the national interest
    How Elizabeth Warren Is Dominating the Democratic Presidential RaceThe Massachusetts senator is co-opting Bernie Sanders’s support without copying his platform.
  10. Elizabeth Warren’s 2020 Maneuvering Is Getting Even More AggressiveShe’s already laid serious groundwork to take on Trump, and recent moves could have her muscling further ahead of the other potential candidates.
  11. detention centers
    Six Senators Ask DHS to Address Alleged ‘Coerced Labor’ in Detention CentersDetained immigrants are allegedly being forced to work for one dollar a day.
  12. ball is life
    Elizabeth Warren Is Ballers’ Best Hype WomanOther shows that start with B must be feeling pretty bad right now.
  13. politics
    Elizabeth Warren Is Waging a Full-Body Fight to Defeat TrumpThe Massachusetts senator has emerged in the past few weeks as the de facto leader of the Democratic Party, and the candidate-of-the-moment for 2020.
  14. Elizabeth Warren Is Waging a Full-Body Fight to Defeat TrumpThe Massachusetts senator has emerged in the past few weeks as the de facto leader of the Democratic Party, and the candidate-of-the-moment for 2020.
  15. Where Do ‘Centrist’ Democrats Turn in 2020?Joe Biden is the obvious favorite for those who aren’t crazy about the progressive drift of the party. But if he doesn’t run, then what?
  16. The Progressive Hawaii Senator Reshaping the 2020 Race, Without Even RunningBrian Schatz isn’t running for president — really — but his plan to yank Democratic colleagues to the left could define the party in 2020 and beyond.
  17. Democrats Need an Unbreakable Presidential Candidate in 2020Forget “electability,” which is often hard to measure. Democrats should focus on uniting behind a 2020 candidate with no big weaknesses.
  18. Democrats Should Distrust ‘Electability’ Arguments in 2020In the Trump era, no one can know for sure which Democrat is most electable. But everyone has an incentive to pretend that they do.
  19. Some Migrants Are Giving Up Asylum Claims in Hope of Seeing Children FasterAdvocates doubt voluntarily deporting will actually lead to speedier reunions, as the process is still tremendously disorganized.
  20. no man's land
    Elizabeth Warren on #MeToo, Anita Hill, and Being AngryThe senator is as fired up as ever.
  21. The Democratic Party Is Moving Left – Except When You’re Not LookingSenate Democrats’ support for an indefensible bank bill shows that when public interest is low, Wall Street can still run Team Blue’s show.
  22. power
    Elizabeth Warren Raises Awareness of Sexual Violence Against Native WomenEvery time Donald Trump calls her “Pocahontas,” Warren plans to “lift up” the experiences of Native people.
  23. international women's day
    25 Famous Female Leaders on PowerPoliticians, CEOs, and writers on what it means to lead.
  24. Trump Bullying of Sessions Could Backfire With Republican SenatorsJeff Sessions may be Mr. Magoo to the president. But to his former colleagues in the Senate, he’s part of the club.
  25. #metoo
    Elizabeth Warren Wants to Force Companies to Make Sexual-Misconduct Data PublicThe “Sunlight in Workplace Harassment Act” is the latest piece of legislation to come out of the #MeToo movement.
  26. Warren Fights Back Against Trump’s ‘Pocahontas’ SlurWarren defends her own Native heritage and then goes after Trump for disrespecting Natives in word and deed.
  27. Kerry 2020 and the Reign of the GerontocratsKerry is definitely a blast from the past, but deserves a hearing as much as any other septuagenarian.
  28. Government to Reopen After Senate Democrats Back DownDems can still prevail in the larger battle over immigration policy — but ending the shutdown Monday definitely wasn’t a victory.
  29. There’s a Long List of Dems Trump Should Fear in 2020. Biden Isn’t One of Them.The White House supposedly has no fear of any potential 2020 opponent other than Joe Biden. It needs to fear its president’s own limitations.
  30. We Should Take Oprah 2020 Seriously, But Not LiterallyThe minute Oprah Winfrey becomes a politician, she’ll lose altitude, but she’d start from lofty heights.
  31. 2018 Could Be a Wave Election for Female Governors, TooIt looks like an unprecedented number of women — and especially Democratic women — could be elected to governorships in 2018.
  32. politics
    Elizabeth Warren Calls Out Trump for Slut-ShamingThe president tweeted that Senator Kirsten Gillibrand “would do anything” for campaign contributions.
  33. unfortunate events
    Trump Refers to Warren As ‘Pocahontas’ at Event Honoring Native AmericansIt’s probably among the worst 100 things he’s said in the last year.
  34. Trump Refers to Warren As ‘Pocahontas’ at Event Honoring Native AmericansIt’s probably among the worst 100 things he’s said in the last year.
  35. Elizabeth Warren Treating Bernie Sanders As the Leader of the Democratic PartyWarren’s comments about the 2016 primaries being “rigged” weren’t as provocative as her assertion that the party owes Sanders deference going forward.
  36. Trump and the GOP Are Running Against President Hillary ClintonNormally midterms are a referendum on the president. This president wants the focus to be on his vanquished 2016 opponent.
  37. Elizabeth Warren Agrees That the Democratic Primary Was ‘Rigged’The senator, who backed Clinton, said the DNC needs to restore confidence that the next nominee is “the candidate chosen by the people.”
  38. politics
    Four Female Senators Share Their #MeToo Harassment StoriesSenators Elizabeth Warren, Heidi Heitkamp, Claire McCaskill, and Mazie Hirono open up about harassment.
  39. Democrats Should Not Consider a Presidential Nominee Who’s Older Than TrumpOne way lightning could strike twice for Donald Trump would be a Democratic opponent whose age rouses fears of mortality and impairment.
  40. First N.H. Poll for 2020 Shows Trump Looking VulnerableIn a way-early 2020 N.H. primary poll, nobody’s challenging Sanders and Biden among Democrats, and Trump looks potentially vulnerable to a challenge.
  41. the body politic
    Elizabeth Warren Is Getting Hillary-edAnd it’s a lot more complicated than sexism.
  42. Democrats: Canadian Unions Shouldn’t Have to Compete With Cheap American LaborCanada has called for NAFTA to prohibit union-busting laws in American states. Elizabeth Warren, Kirsten Gillibrand, and Sherrod Brown agree.
  43. Now That Hillary’s Had Her Say, Democrats Should Stop Fighting the Last WarA lot of things went wrong for Democrats in 2016. They should respectfully listen to all perspectives, but stop assuming they can make 2020 a do-over.
  44. An Early California Primary Could Change the 2020 Presidential RaceIt didn’t much benefit the Golden State when it tried an early 2008 primary, but in 2020 it could help prevent a huge presidential field.
  45. De Blasio Reportedly Considering a Presidential Run (Don’t Do It, Bill)Like all New York mayors, he can’t help seeing a future POTUS in the mirror. But there’s no reason to think voters will agree.
  46. politics
    Elizabeth Warren Says the System Is Rigged Against Women and People of ColorIn a speech urging Democrats not to give up on their radical progressivism, Warren spoke directly to marginalized groups.
  47. Democrats Could Have a 2020 Presidential Field As Large As an Iowa CornfieldSanders, Biden, or Warren may run in 2020 and clear the field of pretenders. If not, Democrats could have the kind of field the GOP sported in 2016.
  48. Senate Democrats Are Already Using Kid Rock to Raise MoneyIf the “Pimp of the Nation” is serious about the Senate, Dems want to be ready.
  49. Self-Described ‘Real Indian’ Offers Abrasive Challenge to Elizabeth WarrenRepublicans who dislike Warren have a new champion in Shiva Ayyadurai, a Trump fan whose attacks on Warren as a “fake Indian” are relentless.
  50. politics
    This New Bill Seeks to Reform the Way Women Are Treated in PrisonIt mandates that women prisoners be given pads and tampons and extends visiting hours with their children.
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