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If These Walls Could Talk: The Long Strange History of Border Walls According to one Norse myth, the gods needed a wall. Asgard, their …

Donald Trump, a Playboy Model, and a System for Concealing Infidelity In June, 2006, Donald Trump taped an episode of his reality-television show, “The …

“She Didn’t Want This Come Hell or High Water”: Inside Melania Trump’s Secretive East Wing Back in 2014, when Donald Trump was considering yet …

Donald Trump Didn’t Want to Be President On the afternoon of November 8, 2016, Kellyanne Conway settled into her glass office at Trump Tower. …

The Nationalist’s Delusion Trump’s supporters backed a time-honored American political tradition, disavowing racism while promising to enact a broad agenda of discrimination. THIRTY YEARS …

A History of the Unloved Electoral College The 2016 election results caused plenty of bitterness—not the least of which had to do with the …

The First White President The foundation of Donald Trump’s presidency is the negation of Barack Obama’s legacy. It is insufficient to state the obvious …

How Mao Molded Communism to Create a New China Toward the end of his life, dying of Lou Gehrig’s disease, Mao Zedong claimed two …

Colin Kaepernick Has a Job Any given weekend, being allowed to enter the Vintage Lounge seems highly probable, so long as you are 21 …

The Rise of the Valkyries A month after Donald Trump took office, an activist named Lana Lokteff delivered a speech calling on women to …