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The best analysis of damage done by Citizens United

Today in the Times, Thomas Edsall lays out — I wish he could literally, lay it out on the ground and drive a stake through its heart — Citizens United, which many experts consider the worst Supreme Court decision ever. … Continue reading

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Thank you, Paul Krugman, for reminding me about Nancy Pelosi

If you haven’t read Paul Krugman’s piece in today’s New York Times, do. He reminded me how spectacular a House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been: So this seems like a good time to remind everyone that Pelosi is by far … Continue reading

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You want crazy? You’ve got crazy, in short form

As I read this long paragraph from Harper’s Weekly Review, it occurred to me it was the best, most concise yet most complete summary of how insane the Trump, Helsinki, Putin, Russia story is: Weeks after the US ambassador to … Continue reading

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