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Letters of advice to the new president, from “full speed ahead” to “stop tweeting.”

President Trump’s speech is sure to backfire by fueling his opposition.

President Trump’s isolationism is recipe for disaster and America’s decline as a world power.

President Trump squandered an opportunity, in his inaugural address, to soothe American’s fears.

In his inaugural speech, the president made a powerful, but impossible, promise to turn back the clock in America.

Women must continue the effort to break through the barriers constructed to keep all of them down.

  • Janet Langhart Cohen
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  • 22 hours ago
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And a day of hope for Americans.

His inauguration marks a global inflection point, perhaps for the worse.

The international economy isn’t the problem, but rather the lack of strong national policies accompanying it.

And that losing in the political arena doesn’t mean they can never win again.

Saturday’s protest echoes the 1913 suffragists’ parade, at the time the largest that had ever occurred in Washington.

  • Jamie Stiehm
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  • 22 hours ago
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Will they be there to watch, or will they stay away?

  • 22 hours ago
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Two of his parting shots were particularly shocking.

It’s time to work toward forging a new, common path.

He intends to do good things for a great country and to do them via constitutional means.

  • Hugh Hewitt
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  • 23 hours ago
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The president strikes a divisive, isolationist tone on a day that typically celebrates democracy and peaceful leadership.

Recognizing Mr. Trump’s election does not mean turning a blind eye to Russian interference, voter suppression or other electoral shortcomings.

Steven Mnuchin’s confirmation hearing was promising on some points and worrying on others.

A dangerous new trend in political attack.

His predecessors tried to inspire. He focused on "American carnage."

The ultimate microeconomics: One job, and one tweet, at a time.

  • Heidi N. Moore
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  • 4 hours ago
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The ominous history of the new administration's watchwords.

  • Eric Rauchway
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  • 5 hours ago
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The administration seems poised to further unleash the agency's paramilitary branch.
  • 8 hours ago

No, he doesn’t have the worst record on civil rights — but he’s no champion, either.

  • Richard Fording
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  • 4 hours ago
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The ultimate microeconomics: One job, and one tweet, at a time.

  • Heidi N. Moore
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  • 4 hours ago
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A dangerous new trend in political attack.

Wealthy Americans have served the country well. But usually they have a record of putting the greater good above self-interest.

  • Brooke Harrington
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  • 1 day ago
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Massoud Barzani talks with the Post about beating the Islamic State and forging a separate path for his people.

  • Lally Weymouth
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  • 1 day ago
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Every executive since Washington has recognized the branding power of the painting.

  • Paul Staiti
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  • 3 days ago
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Alleged sex, Kremlin lies and secretly obtained videotapes

  • Sarah Oates
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  • Jan 13
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Inaugural balls are crowded and noisy, and the food is served on “upscale plastic ware.”

  • Jim Bendat
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  • Jan 13
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A teaching method obsesses over our differences.

  • Mike Gonzalez
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  • 1 hour ago
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You have to start at the state legislature.

  • Kara Moran
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  • 1 hour ago
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Organizers should engage the public early, and get people excited, connected and ready to participate.

  • Don Neal
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  • 1 hour ago
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The experience was not what we expected.

  • Stephen Samuels, Joanna Pratt
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  • 2 hours ago
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Privacy and safety of transgender people are at risk under his proposed bill.

  • Sara Queen
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  • Jan 13
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