Politics

Solidarity Now?

Should the White House cheer on China’s protesters?

Dobbs Worked, Dobbs Is Working

Taking a long view of how the decision affected, and is affecting, American politics.

Dispatch Live: China Protests COVID Lockdowns

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Aren’t You Embarrassed?

The endless cringe of the Trump-era right.

A House Divided

The national vote for the House of Representatives suggests a politics stuck in neutral.

Three Dates That Will Shape Politics Through 2024

The Georgia runoff, the debt-ceiling vote, and the fate of Kevin McCarthy.

Are You Tired of Losing Yet?

A question for the GOP headed into 2024.

What Do the Grassroots Do Now?

In Arizona and Georgia, MAGA state parties face reprisals and irrelevance.

Republican Officials Are Getting Awfully Quiet About Donald Trump

The same party leaders who condemned the Mar-a-Lago search have had a muted reaction to Merrick Garland’s special counsel announcement.

Video: Dispatch Live for November 22

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Trump Is About to Wreck His Legacy

Something to be thankful for on Thanksgiving.

The Pennsylvania GOP’s Pushover Primary

Some Republicans in the Keystone State say this year’s election results show ‘how weak’ their party is.