Jonathan Chait

Jonathan Chait


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Don't look now, but there's another piece of evidence pointing toward Russian cultivation of Trump dating back to 1987

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I've gotten my hands on a copy of "The Ten year War," @CitizenCohn 's history of the battle to create and protect Obamacare. It's really good, a rare combo of inside reporting and grasp of policy. Read it for yourself:

In the post-Trump era, we have trending stories so dull they could have made Kinsley's famous boring headline contest

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Haven’t you read If You Give a Mouse a Cookie? It’s all there. I read it as a parable about Munich

Trump's appeal to Republicans was that he was a "winner." So why do they love even more as a loser?

This story by @zeynep  is comprehensively excellent, but most useful in her account of how the method of rejecting the null hypothesis led to miscommunication:

Here is Donald McNeil's account of his interactions with the prep school teens in Peru, which is very different than the account the students have given to reporters

Conservatives complain Romney's plan fails to solve the root causes of poverty. Why do we have to solve the root causes? Why not just make it better?

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The Flynn transcript shows the incoming Trump administration colluding with Russia against the U.S. government

Axios has some spectacular reporting on Trump's plan to steal the election. Read it all, but this bit was especially incriminating:

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This is devastating report. The federal government could have mobilized the military and other branches to contain the coronavirus and it's done almost nothing until now.

I have questions about Rep. Greene's theory that the California wildfires were started by the Rothschilds using a space laser in order to clear land for high-speed rail

Republicans outsourced Ukraine policy to a private lawyer being paid by Russian mobsters. An Army vet objected to their extortion racket. Republicans are calling him disloyal.

If you haven't watched Schiff argue for impeachment, you're missing something historic.

The Ukraine scandal is not a phone call. It's Trump spending months corrupting US foreign policy into a weapon against Biden

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