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Bannon: 'The Trump Presidency That We Fought For, and Won, Is Over.'

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Departed White House strategist speaks to THE WEEKLY STANDARD. With the departure from the White House of strategist Stephen K. Bannon, who helped shape the so-called nationalist-populist program embraced by ...

Steve Bannon, Unrepentant

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You might think from recent press accounts that Steve Bannon is on the ropes and therefore behaving prudently. In the aftermath of events in Charlottesville, he is widely blamed for ...

Job posting: Economics reporter

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4 mentions2 weeks ago
The Washington Post is looking for a writer to cover the national and global economy. This reporter will be responsible for writing news, enterprise and features about issues such as ...

Key findings about U.S. immigrants

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The U.S. has more immigrants than any other country in the world. Today, more than 40 million people living in the U.S. were born in another country, accounting for about ...

Bannon in Limbo as Trump Faces Growing Calls for the Strategist’s Ouster

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“I don’t think that White House has a chance of functioning properly as long as there’s a resident lunatic fringe,” said Mark Salter, a longtime adviser to Senator John McCain,

Rich SF residents get a shock: Someone bought their street

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Thanks to a little-noticed auction sale, a South Bay couple are the proud owners of one of the most exclusive streets in San Francisco — and they’re looking for ways ...

Opposition to Trade Deals: Brad DeLong's "Socialism of Fools" Might Look Like Common Sense to Those Outside the Fraternity

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View Comments The usually sensible Brad DeLong is very unhappy with those who oppose the agenda that has passed for globalization over the last three decades. He argues that people ...

Editorial: California must summon will to meet housing crisis

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For a complicated policy problem, the California housing crisis can be explained simply: People want to live in California, and Californians don’t want them to. A powerhouse economy, along with ...

When Bigotry Paraded Through the Streets

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On August 8, 1925, more than 50,000 members of the Ku Klux Klan paraded through Washington, D.C. Some walked in lines as wide as 20 abreast, while others created formations ...

White House adviser says people should stop criticizing white supremacists so much

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No one is quite sure what Sebastian Gorka, officially a deputy assistant to President Trump, actually does at the White House. This hasn’t stopped him, however, from being a near ...

Charlottesville: Race and Terror

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How Trump's Rust Belt Voters Have Changed Since the Election

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By Esmé E. Deprez Esmé E. Deprez , Jeff Green Jeff Green , Mark Niquette Mark Niquette and Elise Young Elise Young In the aftermath of November’s election, there was ...

America has been ignoring a crucial tie between Nazi Germany and the Confederate South for generations

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It's easy to see a simple connection between the people waving Nazi flags and Confederate flags in Charlottesville, Virginia to protest the removal of a statue of Confederate General Robert ...

The chilling story of how Trump took hate groups mainstream

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The first warning sign that something new was brewing came in June 2015, as Donald Trump joined the crowded field vying for the Republican presidential nomination. In the extravagant lobby ...

After Charlottesville, an Anti-Nazi Film Goes Viral

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How should Americans fight against a resurgent white-nationalist movement in the United States? This weekend, they returned to an artifact from an earlier era of anti-Nazism. Tens of thousands of ...