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Donald Trump and the Day After the Election

Monday  04:35,   31 october 2016
New Yorker

With Trump continuing to promote conspiracy theories, November 8th is not the only date that matters. November 9th bears watching, too. The campaign, as it ends, is returning to the question with which it began: whether Trump’s supporters will[...]

Why politicians lie

Monday  04:35,   31 october 2016
MSN

Politicians routinely lie to facilitate negotiations, to disguise positions at odds with majority opinion, and to exploit political ignorance.In one of her speeches revealed by Wikileaks, Hillary Clinton admitted that she sometimes takes “public”[...]

It’ll Get Worse After the Election

Monday  04:35,   31 october 2016
The Daily Beast

If you think its bad now, wait until January. Well be standing at the San Andreas fault line of dysfunction.It’s become just about all anybody can say: “I can’t wait for this election to be over.” It also is very likely to become a textbook case of: [...]

The GOP Needs To Elect Trump, Then Impeach Him

Monday  04:35,   31 october 2016
The Federalist

There is a way out of this mess. It is a desperate plan, but desperate times, desperate measures.The Utah scheme, if successful, would only pull support from Trump, leaving Clinton likely to win an even more impressive margin of victory in the[...]

Donald Trump Was Right To Withhold Judgment on Election Outcome

Monday  04:28,   31 october 2016
U.S. News & World Report - Health

Ignore the phony outrage over Trump saying he might question the election results – candidates and supporters cry foul over them all the time.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do[...]

DeRay Mckesson: Why I’m voting for Hillary Clinton

Monday  04:28,   31 october 2016
MSN

There is much work that lies ahead, and she is ready and prepared to do it.I’ve been thinking lately about Shirley Chisholm’s legacy and her words: “Freedom is an endless horizon, and there are many roads that lead to it.” As Chisholm understood, we [...]

The Senate Should Refuse To Confirm All Of Hillary Clinton’s Judicial Nominees

Monday  04:28,   31 october 2016
The Federalist

As a matter of constitutional law, the Senate is fully within its powers to let the Supreme Court literally die out.When Sen. John McCain said last week that he would work to block any Supreme Court nominee a president Hillary Clinton would name, it [...]

Three Ways to Fix Obamacare

Monday  04:28,   31 october 2016
New Yorker

For people who don't qualify for subsidies, the costs of buying insurance through the exchanges can be very high. Take a family of four living in Brooklyn and making a hundred thousand dollars a year. Since their income is more than four times[...]

The Internet’s Fever Swamps Aren’t Going Anywhere. We Need to Learn to Live With Them.

Monday  04:28,   31 october 2016
The Cut

It’s probably time for everyone to give up on the idea that any level of denunciation or fact-checking can counter online gonzo[...]

Donald Trump may find a place in history — by losing just that badly

Monday  04:28,   31 october 2016
MSN

Hillary Clinton’s win could be a major deviation from the usual patterns of presidential elections.When told that the New England transcendentalist Margaret Fuller had grandly declared “I accept the universe,” the Scottish philosopher Thomas Carlyle [...]

This evangelical leader gave the most important speech about the religious right in the age of Trump

Monday  04:28,   31 october 2016
The Week

<p>Donald Trump is a master of humiliation. Mostly he humiliates himself, but he has also humiliated countless people and entities over the course of his life and presidential campaign. If you had to draw up a list, near the top would have to be[...]

Trump March to Loserland Just Beginning

Monday  04:28,   31 october 2016
The Daily Beast

The name that he valued at $3 billion as recently as a year ago is one that residents and property owners are trying to escape from now.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not[...]

Hillary Clinton Is No Hurricane Expert—But I Am

Monday  04:21,   31 october 2016
The Daily Caller

If climate alarmists want to protect life, they should focus on affordable energy for billions.As former Director of the National Hurricane Center (1974–1987), I was appalled when, in a campaign rally at Miami-Dade College October 11, Democratic[...]

Trump is right about abortion: Column

Monday  04:21,   31 october 2016
USA TODAY

<p>Donald Trump, in the third presidential debate, stated that a woman can get an abortion in the U.S. through all nine months of pregnancy. Since then, numerous abortion advocates denied that reality with rebuttals that ignore the[...]