The answer is yes, which could be unsettling news on Wall Street.
Amanda MarcotteYup, as many feminists said, Warren didn’t leak the story, and only confirmed it reluctantly after it was out. But misogynist “leftists”, egged on by Russian bots, gonna always choose the sexist stereotype over reality.
A class developed in Duluth, Minnesota, has heavily influenced how domestic abusers are rehabilitated across the U.S. But critics question whether it works.
Amanda MarcotteYou see a lot of chatter from the anti-feminist “left” about “carceral feminism”, but this article shows the opposite is true in real life: Feminists bend over backwards trying to rehabilitate abusive men, even though research shows nothing works.
John Fredericks, an influential Virginia radio host connected to President Donald Trump’s campaign, joined former Milwaukee sheriff David Clarke Jr. in suggesting that the thousands of people expected to descend on Richmond, Virginia, for a …
A new Bloomberg News report revealed that large American banks scored $32 billion thanks to the tax cut that President Donald Trump and Republicans passed in 2017. “Our focus is on helping the folks who work in the mailrooms and the machine shops of...
Amanda MarcotteContext: Trump’s credit is so bad he was blacklisted from borrowing from every major bank but Deutsche for years and years. Clearly hoping they’ll see this as a bribe making him whole again.
With a Democratic legislature passing mild gun restrictions, armed militia types threaten violence in Virginia
Amanda MarcotteWhy did Virginia’s governor declare a state of emergency in Richmond. In short, to prevent another Charlottesville. But this story has many disturbing wrinkles, as the far-right is using a Virginia gun bill as an excuse to lash out.
Whether it’s Bernie Sanders or any well-meaning ally, men need to learn that being accountable isn’t the same as weakness.
Amanda MarcotteAs always, @sadydoyle is a beautiful, clear writer on difficult issues.
"It takes 30 seconds to make the mistake, and thirty seconds to atone; none of this ever needed to be an apocalyptic, bitter confrontation.”
Why Trump's plumbing obsession and a Democratic slap-fight over mansplaining get more coverage than real issues
Amanda MarcotteAfter yesterday, I thought I’d take a deeper look at why seemingly minor things — like efficient toilets and light bulbs, or the debate over Bernie’s minor mansplaining — often eclipse what everyone agrees are more important political issues.
The second article in a Vox series making the best case for the leading Democratic candidates.
Amanda MarcotteWhat’s really interesting about this @ezraklein argument in favor of Warren is that it really shows her evolution, and why she is so smart about policy and power. Being able to really learn and understand is such a rare skill, and she epitomizes it.
Sanders sticks by claim that he never said a woman couldn't win; Warren tries to rise above the entire debate
Amanda MarcotteCheck out my take on last night’s debate. What could have been a minor incident that blew over quickly instead turned ugly as Sanders dug in his heels rather than offer a simple apology.