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Edie Parker New Bags Politics Trend Pussy Grabs Back

But what happens when it becomes a fashion accessory? From the Dior tee emblazoned with We Should All Be Feminists, the title of Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s best-selling book, to Gabriela Hearst’s sweaters embroidered with the design of a half ram/half uterus whose sale benefitted Planned Parenthood, to Gloria …

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Here’s your chance to vent about money in South Dakota politics

CLOSE The South Dakota Senate on Wednesday voted to strike an extensive voter-approved campaign finance and ethics law. Wochit Buy Photo Politics Tile – 6(Photo: Argus Leader)Buy Photo Have an opinion on money and politics in South Dakota? Here’s your chance to have some input before a state panel considers …

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Washington politics is the goofiest show on Earth

“Of all the ways to try to understand Donald Trump, the one I keep returning to is professional wrestling,” CNN’s Chris Cillizza wrote Thursday. He was responding to the president’s “stunning” decision to side with Democratic leaders Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi on a debt ceiling deal, the latest political …

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What Liberals Get Wrong About Identity Politics

Lilla’s spin on this statement would make identity politics sound like a selfish political theory. But his bad interpretation is not the same as a bad theory. When the collective writes that the “most radical politics come directly out of our own identity,” Lilla reads this as applying to each …

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Essential Politics: Becerra to sue Trump administration over DACA

President Trump kept a low profile this weekend as Hurricane Irma pounded the Caribbean, then the Florida Keys and made its way up the west coast of Florida. He huddled with members of the Cabinet at Camp David and issued an emergency declaration to allow the state to get swift …

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Bannon Says Comey Firing May Be Biggest Error in Modern Politics

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon said Sunday the firing of FBI Director James Comey may have been the biggest mistake in “modern political history.” Steve Bannon Bill O’Leary / The Washington Post via Getty Images file Bannon confirmed in an online-only segment of “60 Minutes” that he opposed …

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Politics In The News: Trump’s Deal With Democrats Catches GOP By Surprise – NPR

Politics In The News: Trump’s Deal With Democrats Catches GOP By SurpriseNPRPresident Trump last week struck what’s being called a deal with Democrats. Mary Louise Kelly talks to Jonah Goldberg of The National Review, who isn’t sure that “deal” is the right term. Facebook; Twitter. Google+. Email … Article Provided By

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Netflix’s horror-comedy “Little Evil:” Gender identity, politics, Bridget Everett — Quartz

Netflix has done it again with its latest original movie, “Little Evil.” Not only is the on-demand video service, which released the film on Sept. 1, continuing to position itself as a threat to regular cable TV and film studios by producing original content, it’s also building on its habit …

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Steve Bannon Says Trump Firing Comey May Be Biggest Mistake In Modern Politics

Steve Bannon, the former chief strategist at the White House, described President Donald Trump’s firing of former FBI Director James Comey as a historic error. Charlie Rose asked Bannon, appearing on “60 Minutes” in his first televised interview since departing the Trump administration on Aug. 18, if rumors were true that …

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The Only Problem in American Politics Is the Republicans

Political scientist Lee Drutman argues in a Vox essay that American politics is descending into what he calls “doom-loop partisanship.” Drutman notes that Americans have been “retreating into our separate tribal epistemologies, each with their own increasingly incompatible set of facts and first premises,” each heavily racialized, in which “[t]here’s …

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