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Now we begin Trump’s next 100 days
The path of least resistance means partisan battles and failure. All Americans must work to avoid that.


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Is $60 million really not enough for the Obamas?
Imagine the powerful message he would have sent had he chosen to renounce the new White House road to riches.


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One tax change that should be made — and certainly won’t be
The mortgage deducation is inefficient and primarily benefits the richest homeowners, but Americans are loath to give it up.


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When I’m honored for my journalism, everyone will see one thing: My headscarf
I’m being honored at the White House correspondents’ dinner for my journalism, but I wonder if my Muslim faith will take center stage.


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Ending hell on earth for D.C.’s children
Those traumatized by the brutality and violence that surround them need special attention.


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Populism on pause
Don’t mistake the results of the French presidential election for a sign that populism is abating.


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Michael Flynn’s fall tells a much bigger story
When intelligence officers such as Michael Flynn move from compartmented boxes to a wider world, they’re not good at being normal — and they often pay a price for it.


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