The tricky lesson of MAGA hat confrontation
The tricky lesson of MAGA hat confrontation

By LZ Granderson It was such an easy sell -- images of white kids from Kentucky wearing Make America Great Again hats and antagonizing elderly Native Americans seemed like racism personified. Right?

January 21st, 12:03 PM HST
Kamala Harris is making history in the 2020 race
Kamala Harris is making history in the 2020 race

By Swanee Hunt Sen. Kamala Harris' Martin Luther King Jr. Day announcement that she is running for president puts the number of women who are competing or have declared exploratory committees at four. In defiance of...

8 hrs 11 mins ago
Why conservative populists can't claim MLK
Why conservative populists can't claim MLK

By John Avlon It is a sign of progress that Martin Luther King is now a broadly acknowledged American hero, the only non-president honored with a national holiday, celebrated by left, right and center. But we do history a...

22 hrs 11 mins ago
Why Trump's MAGA hats have become a potent symbol of racism
Why Trump's MAGA hats have become a potent symbol of racism

By Issac Bailey It matters that they wore "Make America Great Again" hats.

23 hrs 26 mins ago
March For Life teen's confrontation with Native American reveals an ugly divide
March For Life teen's confrontation with Native American reveals an ugly divide

By Jenn Morson I attended the March for Life probably 20 times, first as a child with my family and later as an adult. There exist several pro-life groups that span the political spectrum -- and I identified with those...

January 21st, 10:03 AM HST
Mia Love: Politicians, forget the optics and cut a deal
Mia Love: Politicians, forget the optics and cut a deal

By Mia Love As the partial government shutdown drags on, many members of Congress seem to be finding creative new ways to wage an optics war instead of viewing this as an opportunity to tackle pressing or longstanding...

January 21st, 9:03 AM HST
Brexit reopens Northern Ireland's old wounds
Brexit reopens Northern Ireland's old wounds

By Nic Robertson On Saturday morning, I checked out of a hotel in central Derry, also known as Londonderry, cheerily telling staff I looked forward to bringing my family back to visit.

January 21st, 7:48 AM HST
Trump skipping Davos is actually a smart move
Trump skipping Davos is actually a smart move

By David A. Andelman On Tuesday, the worlds of wealth, privilege and celebrity will converge on Davos, the lush Swiss retreat, where some 3,000 make their annual pilgrimage to congratulate themselves on their...

January 21st, 6:18 AM HST
Big tech's fake war on fake news
Big tech's fake war on fake news

By Brett Bruen Disinformation did not disappear after the 2016 US election.

January 21st, 4:33 AM HST
Gladys Knight has earned the right to sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl
Gladys Knight has earned the right to sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl

By Mark Anthony Neal Many were surprised and disappointed at the recent announcement that Gladys Knight will perform the national anthem at this year's Super Bowl in Atlanta. Some football fans, particularly...

January 21st, 3:18 AM HST
Congress should follow California's lead in protecting consumers
Congress should follow California's lead in protecting consumers

By Jeff Sovern Many aspects of privacy protection in our country are broken and Congress is not doing its part to fix them. For example, when hackers obtained the private information of 148 million Americans in the 2017...

January 21st, 1:48 AM HST
Pence's shocking use of Martin Luther King's words
Pence's shocking use of Martin Luther King's words

By Julian Zelizer, CNN Political Analyst On the weekend of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, Vice President Mike Pence shockingly invoked a line from the civil rights leader's famous "I Have a Dream" speech to...

January 20th, 2:03 PM HST
'Spider-verse' gets the science right -- and wrong
'Spider-verse' gets the science right -- and wrong

By Don Lincoln (Warning: Contains mild spoilers)

January 20th, 9:18 AM HST
The Women's March was a party with a purpose
The Women's March was a party with a purpose

By Liza Donnelly The 2019 Women's March in Washington DC felt like a party with a purpose. I took the train down from New York for the day to live-draw the events, the third such march I have drawn in the last three...

January 20th, 8:33 AM HST
Nancy Pelosi should negotiate with Ann Coulter
Nancy Pelosi should negotiate with Ann Coulter

By Dean Obeidallah Donald Trump made a public offer on Saturday to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Congressional Democrats in an effort to end the longest government shutdown. He proposed to extend protection for DACA...

January 20th, 7:17 AM HST
While Kim plays to Trump's ego, he builds his nuclear arsenal
While Kim plays to Trump's ego, he builds his nuclear arsenal

By Samantha Vinograd Every week, I offer a glimpse of the kind of intelligence assessments that are likely to come across the desk of the President of the United States, modeled on the President's Daily Briefing, or...

January 20th, 6:32 AM HST
Trump's unhappy anniversary
Trump's unhappy anniversary

By Pat Wiedenkeller, CNN Year Two of Donald Trump's presidency ended Sunday, and a happy anniversary it was not.

January 20th, 2:47 AM HST
The terrible twos of the Trump Presidency: A cautionary tale
The terrible twos of the Trump Presidency: A cautionary tale

By Thomas Balcerski This Sunday marks two years since the inauguration of President Donald J. Trump. Much has changed in American politics since that fateful day in January 2017, especially for the modern Republican Party....

January 19th, 4:32 PM HST
It's up to California to save us from this Trump rollback
It's up to California to save us from this Trump rollback

By Dan Becker and James Gerstenzang As President Donald Trump races to gut the Obama administration's auto mileage and emissions program, the California Air Resources Board, an agency little known outside the state,...

January 19th, 11:02 AM HST
I'm white, Jewish and going to the Women's March. Here's why
I'm white, Jewish and going to the Women's March. Here's why

By Rachel Sklar Here are three things to know about me: I'm white, I'm Jewish and I'm marching in the Women's March.

January 18th, 8:32 PM HST