Despite short-term gains, the forecast calls for a recession in 2020.

For 30 years, confirmation fights over justices have become ever more divisive.

Treat her as respectfully as you would Brett Kavanaugh.

Netanyahu is betting Israel’s future on end-times Christians, orthodox Jews and wealthy conservatives such as Sheldon Adelson.

Neighborliness and community kept grief to a minimum, but the waters are still rising.

Perhaps, at least, a Kavanaugh-Ford hearing would show some moral progress after 27 years.

His stonewalling on Merrick Garland may be why we got Donald Trump.

D.C. mayor endorses the D.C. Council member’s opponent in November election.

And it doesn’t surprise me that for more than 30 years, Christine Blasey Ford didn’t talk about the assault she remembers.

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Openness on that scale presents humanity it all its thoughtfulness and, yes, ugliness.

The U.S. president’s actions show that his offer to negotiate isn’t sincere.

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The outlines are there, but the details may never become clear.

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Republicans may not want to listen, but Christine Blasey Ford deserves to be heard.

It appears many governments are taking the threat of atomic disaster seriously.

Leana Wen, an ER doctor from Baltimore, has seen firsthand the consequences of not having access to adequate health care.

In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee for the third day of his confirmation hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Official Washington is scrambling Monday to assess and manage Kavanaugh’s prospects after his accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, revealed her identity to The Washington Post and described an encounter she believes was attempted rape. Kavanaugh reported to the White House amid the upheaval, but there was no immediate word on why or whether he had been summoned. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) (J. Scott Applewhite)
In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee for the third day of his confirmation hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Official Washington is scrambling Monday to assess and manage Kavanaugh’s prospects after his accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, revealed her identity to The Washington Post and described an encounter she believes was attempted rape. Kavanaugh reported to the White House amid the upheaval, but there was no immediate word on why or whether he had been summoned. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) (J. Scott Applewhite)
All President Trump needs to do is ask for the bureau to continue its background investigation.

After a man tried to rape me, going public didn’t feel like an option.

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Some staff members on Capitol Hill are about to face an ethical gut check.

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The confirmation process, including sexual assault allegations, is a job interview.

  • Caprice Roberts
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Suggesting that someone can erase the harm they may have done by filling up a “moral bank account” is wrong.

  • Nancy French
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The organization tolerates academic scandals while hiding behind dubious ideals.

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I went to an elite high school down the road from his. Here’s what I saw.

One city, two typhoons.

It’s affirming to see people who are like you in the fiction you read and watch, especially when you're young.

Trump's tariffs won't raise consumer prices as much as people say. But neither will they help those hurt by trade.

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President Trump arrives for a political rally at Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, W.Va. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images)
President Trump arrives for a political rally at Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, W.Va. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images)
Even before Michael Cohen's guilty plea, the president was in serious jeopardy.

After a man tried to rape me, going public didn’t feel like an option.

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Some staff members on Capitol Hill are about to face an ethical gut check.

  • Stephen Rodrick
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The confirmation process, including sexual assault allegations, is a job interview.

  • Caprice Roberts
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All President Trump needs to do is ask for the bureau to continue its background investigation.

Sorry, they’re not based on the science of psychology — and they’re not very reliable.

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Suggesting that someone can erase the harm they may have done by filling up a “moral bank account” is wrong.

  • Nancy French
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The organization tolerates academic scandals while hiding behind dubious ideals.

  • Patrick Hruby
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I went to an elite high school down the road from his. Here’s what I saw.

Gentrification is not inevitable or a natural outcome of free-market forces.

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Maryland should follow other states’ leads and launch a commission.

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Fort Monroe is being treated less as a sacred piece of the American story and more as a development opportunity.

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Courts continue to allow dangerous parents to have unsupervised visits with children.

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Free textbooks cut a large expense that some students can’t afford.

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