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Admit it: Trump is unfit to serve - E.J. Dionne Jr. - The Washington Post. 

What is this democratic nation to do when the man serving as president of the United States plainly has no business being president of the United States? 216 more words

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Trumpcare Is a Moral Travesty - Robert Reich. 

America has the only health care system in the world designed to avoid sick people.

Shame on every one of the 217 Republicans who voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act on Thursday, and substitute basically nothing. 804 more words

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Trump Is Creating an Authoritarian Dictatorship - Here's Why - bgerber. 

If there is an overarching pattern in the Trump regime’s first months, it is a steady move toward oligarchy verging on authoritarian dictatorship. I am a political scientist by training and I didn’t write the above sentence unthinkingly. 192 more words

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This Fight is Our Fight: The Battle to Save Working People - Elizabeth Warren. 

The tale of America coming out of the Great Depression and not only surviving but actually transforming itself into an economic giant is the stuff of legend. 778 more words

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A directionless, foolish president has unlocked the weapons store. We are all in great peril - Observer Editorial. 

In the run-up to last November’s election, American voters were repeatedly warned that the inexperienced, volatile and impulsive Donald Trump would be a dangerous choice as next US president. 720 more words

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Part 3: Trump’s Authoritarian Vision - Los Angeles Times. 

by The Times Editorial Board

APRIL 4, 2017

Standing before the cheering throngs at the Republican National Convention last summer, Donald Trump bemoaned how special interests had rigged the country’s politics and its economy, leaving Americans victimized by unfair trade deals, incompetent bureaucrats and spineless leaders. 1,226 more words

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Part 2: Why Trump lies - Los Angeles Times. 

by The Times Editorial Board

APRIL 3, 2017

Donald Trump did not invent the lie and is not even its master. Lies have oozed out of the White House for more than two centuries and out of politicians’ mouths — out of all people’s mouths — likely as long as there has been human speech. 1,112 more words

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