Does Trump Really Respect the Military?

Trump supposedly has great reverence for the military, but some of his statements seem to indicate a lack of compassion for the sacrifices made by fighting men and women.

Steve Bannon Goes to War

Steve Bannon has promised “war” on the Republican establishment, and many think that could prove disastrous for Republicans.

It's Trump's Swamp Now

You can go from "The Apprentice" to "The West Wing," but you might want to change the theme music.
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The Art of the Nuclear Deal

Doing more of the same with China—cajoling it to help while threatening to punish its companies that do business with Pyongyang—isn’t working.

Who Broke Congress?

Did Newt Gingrich and Dennis Hastert break Congress? It's not so simple, Hastert says.

Harvey Weinstein Is Not a Hyena

In an embarrassment for the Times, the columnist attempts to absolve Weinstein of accountability by comparing him to a wild animal.
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Trump Won’t Scrap the Iran Nuclear Deal

Insiders say the United States will remain in the Iran nuclear accord, but will soon announce that Tehran is not abiding by the terms of the deal—and try to re-negotiate it.
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The Right's Dangerous Denialism

For conservative media outlets, the ease with which assault weapons can be obtained in many states was not an appropriate topic of discussion after the Las Vegas massacre.

NFL Vs. Trump: Who Is Winning?

“One never engages in a war of words with a psychopath,” one crisis expert says of the NFL's response to President Trump.
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Madman on the Potomac

Trump’s threat to nuke North Korea has experts poring over the fine print on presidential authority.
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Jimmy Kimmel for President

Republicans and Democrats alike can learn from the late-night host's campaign against Graham-Cassidy.
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Jimmy Kimmel's Righteous Fury

The TV host continued his criticism of the latest effort by congressional Republicans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.