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Trump Fundraiser Reportedly Secured $1 Billion in Contracts From Saudi Arabia and UAE to Push Anti-Qatar Policies With Trump

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May 21 2018 8:32 PMThe Most Important Races in Tuesday’s Primaries
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May 21 2018 6:03 PMThe Angle: Labor Troubles EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on authoritarianism in Latin America, Trump as Democratic message, and Epic Systems v. Lewis.
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May 21 2018 3:07 PMDemocrats Should Talk More About TrumpThe president’s rampant corruption should be the central issue of this year’s midterms.
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May 21 2018 1:31 PMPompeo’s New Iran Strategy: Regime Change in All but Name
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May 21 2018 1:05 PMWhy It Makes Sense for Rod Rosenstein to Appease Trump
May 21 2018 12:44 PMLatin America’s New AuthoritarianismVenezuela’s flawed election is the latest in a regional shift away from democracy.
May 21 2018 11:55 AMThe Ukraine ModelThe last time a country agreed to give up its nukes, it didn’t turn out well.
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May 21 2018 10:48 AMWhy “Abolish ICE” Is Not the AnswerAn Obama administration official on why the argument to dismantle ICE is misguided.
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May 21 2018 8:57 AMTexas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Blames Santa Fe Shooting on Abortions and Video Games
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May 20 2018 6:32 PMU.S. Is Putting Its Trade War With China “On Hold” for Now, Says Treasury Secretary
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May 20 2018 5:41 PMSanta Fe Gunman Killed a Girl Who Reportedly Turned Down His Advances a Week Earlier
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May 20 2018 3:44 PMTrump Doubles Down on Unhinged Rant, “Hereby Demands” Probe Into Whether FBI “Infiltrated” Campaign
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May 20 2018 12:22 PMTrump Goes on Twitter Rant About Mueller Probe and Asks: What About Her Emails?
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May 20 2018 10:16 AMObama’s Education Secretary: Parents Should Pull Children From Schools Until Gun Laws Change
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May 19 2018 4:22 PMTrump Misspells Wife’s Name in Tweet Welcoming Her Home From the Hospital
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May 21 2018 7:24 PMWhy Are School Shooters Always Described as “Quiet”?It’s not a new phenomenon.
Jurisprudence
May 21 2018 4:58 PMWhat Happened in That Trump Tower Meeting With RussiansThe documents released by the Senate Judiciary Committee cleared a few things up, but a lot of the details are still murky.
War Stories
May 21 2018 1:34 PMArms Control, Trump-StyleThe president’s last foray into international negotiations doesn’t bode well for his Kim meeting.
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May 21 2018 1:26 PMRod Rosenstein Accedes to Trump Demand to Investigate Trump’s Investigators
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May 21 2018 12:49 PMThe Trumped Up DefenderAlan Dershowitz offers a compelling case for the president on cable TV, but a closer look reveals that his arguments are incoherent.
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May 21 2018 12:27 PMNeil Gorsuch Just Demolished Labor RightsHis decision, a frontal attack on the New Deal, effectively legalizes wage theft.
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May 21 2018 11:51 AMDon Blankenship Is Determined to Spoil the GOP’s Chances in West Virginia
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May 21 2018 10:47 AMBorder Control Agent Detains Two U.S. Citizens After Overhearing Them Speaking Spanish at a Gas Station
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May 20 2018 10:43 PMMore Details on the NYT’s Latest Don Jr. Meeting Scoop, From One of the Guys Who Reported It
Politics
May 20 2018 5:56 PMHas Paul Ryan Already Lost Control of the House?It might look like it. But the Republican caucus has always acted this way.
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May 20 2018 4:22 PMNew NRA President Oliver North Blames School Shootings on Ritalin, “Culture of Violence”
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May 20 2018 1:44 PMHouston Police Chief Says He’s “Hit Rock Bottom” With Pro-Gun Views After School Shooting
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May 20 2018 11:10 AMIt Wasn’t Just Russia: Donald Trump Jr. Met Gulf States Emissary Who Offered Election Help
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May 19 2018 4:24 PMLyft Driver in Indianapolis Kicks Gay Couple Out of Car After They Kiss
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May 19 2018 3:45 PMYou Can Now Officially Sit in Any Starbucks—and Use the Bathroom—Without Buying Anything

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