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David Brooks: Cynicism and fear reflected in our choice of candidates

Main candidates, Clinton and Trump, are remarkably distrustful

Susan Estrich: A lawyer's role is to represent, not judge

Representing a friend being sued for sexual harassment

Charles Krauthammer: Obama brought disrespect from China upon himself

President forced to exit through back of the plane.

George Will: IRS commissioner’s actions justify rare impeachment

Impeaching the IRS commissioner

Singing, good or bad, for the love of performing

There are some things we all are fond of that we don’t advertise.

Linda Chavez: Voters have themselves to blame for quality of candidates

In a democracy, we generally get the leaders we deserve.

George Will: Presidents continue to violate Constitution over money

Washington feels exempt (e.g., the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act).

Froma Harrop: EpiPen scandal must prompt citizens and Congress to act

Seller of the EpiPen is now going to offer a generic alternative costing 50 percent less

Charles M. Blow: Trump shows his duplicity with shift on immigration

Donald Trump is the internet troll of presidential politics

Joe Conason: Gullible media misled by phony Foundation “scandal”

Americans may now believe the Clinton Foundation was set up as a “pay to play” scheme

Charles Krauthammer: Hillary sets new standard for definition of bri

Bernie Sanders never understood the epic quality of the Clinton scandals

Linda Chavez: Trump’s new immmigration plan looks suspiciously like old GOP amnesty bill

It would be funny if the stakes weren’t so deadly serious

David Harsanyi: Ignore environmental doomsayers: It’s OK to have kids

“Should We Be Having Kids In The Age Of Climate Change?”

Federal gov’t problems: Polarization or disorganization?

Polarized. That’s the word we hear constantly to describe the state of our politics and the society within which it functions.

Froma Harrop: Women won’t fall for Trump’s charm ploy

Republican presidential nominee has made many far less gentlemanly references

Michael Gerson: Cheap, empty-headed populism leading GOP to failure

Defeat now the likely outcome for the Republican presidential nominee,

Charles Krauthammer: America’s foes benefit from policy of powerlessness

Russian bombers flew out of Iranian air bases to attack rebel positions in Syria

David Harsanyi: Reminder: Obamacare is still a remarkable failure

Leaving Obamacare’s health insurance “marketplace”

Susan Estrich: Trump beats Dukakis for honor of worst August for any presidential candidate

A presidential campaign has had a worse August than we did in 1988

Joe Conason: Why is Julian Assange pushing Trump’s conspiracies?

Right-wing propaganda themes

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