The human cost of GOP obstructionism

This is what Hillary Clinton means when she refers to an "implacable wall of hostility" to Obama's agenda from the Republicans: During a press briefing...

Why Trump's 'outreach' to black voters is a complete farce (VIDEO)

Four decades ago, "the Justice Department filed a civil rights case that accused the Trump firm, whose complexes contained 14,000 apartments, of violating the...

Hillary Clinton's Humans of New York feature hits a nerve

Clinton's story will be familiar to many women, maybe especially (although certainly not exclusively) women of a certain age. The precise details may be...

This happened: Trump demolished his own rationale for concealing taxes

https://twitter.com/JohnJHarwood/status/773334070340255744 The full quote, from an interview with Bill O’Reilly, further reveals the disingenuousness of Trump's rationale: I am under a routine audit, and when it’s...

The veep contest: Kaine vs. Pence

When Hillary Clinton first selected Tim Kaine as her running mate, I noted that Kaine is actually a nice guy, while Mike Pence just...

Global warming is at a terrifying tipping point

And the heat goes on. July was the hottest month since instrumental records began. H/t @ClimateOfGavin #climate pic.twitter.com/h1HZnGFgKg — Peter Gleick (@PeterGleick) August 16, 2016 The...

A comprehensive guide to Donald Trump's presidential campaign

Racism and White Nationalism In August, Hillary Clinton delivered a pivotal speech detailing Trump's centering of white nationalism in his campaign and his mainstreaming of their ugly...

Democrats have a solid path to a Senate majority

Below, a graphic showing the various possible paths for Democrats to reclaim the Senate majority: If Hillary Clinton wins, Democrats need a minimum of five seats...