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Healthcare reform is looking less like a fantasy and more like a probability--but we need to keep a close watch on affordability, financing and the public option.
By refusing to acknowledge Fox News's avowed partisanship, its MSM defenders diminish the work of honest journalists who try to play fair.
Obama makes reassuring noises about constraining executive power and protecting civil liberties, but then adopts whatever appalling policy Bush put in place.
Will Obama do any better at listening to critics of the Afghan War than Lyndon Johnson did on Vietnam?
Can the United States and Iran negotiate an end to the nuclear standoff?
The quickest way to Rahm Emanuel's bad side: put progressive pressure on conservative Democrats.
Are we heading for a Petraeus Moment in the Afghan War, along with a titanic civilian-military clash of wills?
If Obama leads, the people will rally to his side. A good way to remind voters of the bold change they voted for last fall: ordering a hard cap on executive pay.
The Nation's Chris Hayes weighs in on steady growth of "bizarre mythology" about Obama and the ongoing witchunt aimed at his administration.
We crave drama, but we're not getting it, except in the form of racist rallies.
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