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Trump says NAFTA helped Mexicans "steal" U.S. jobs. In reality, the agreement has been as bad or worse for working people there than in the U.S.
It's about propping up "besieged majorities" in multiethnic countries.
The president wants to wall off one and welcome the other. Does racism have anything to do with it?
The bizarre denialism of some on the left and right about Russiagate doesn't bode well for the future of American politics.
The French darling of American liberals is slashing taxes for the rich and cracking down on immigrants.
The U.S. has taken aim at China and Russia for at least the last four administrations. Now, higher ups on all sides are warning of heightened tensions and war.
The White House seems hell bent on hijacking an Olympic moment of inter-Korean unity.
It's now clear that the Russians offered help and members of the Trump campaign accepted. But the real scandal may be money laundering.
A famously anti-Semitic movement has come to admire modern Israel's "ethnonationalism." That speaks volumes about the ascent of the far right in the country.
We often debate the pros and cons of welcoming immigrants here. We seldom consider the U.S. impact on the countries they leave.