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Jan 4, 2017, 3:30pm EST
  • March 7, 2017

    New National Park Service photos prove Obama's inauguration crowd was bigger than Trump's

  • January 24, 2017

    A crowd scientist says Trump’s inauguration attendance was pretty average

    Trump got about a third of the crowd Obama got in 2009.

  • January 24, 2017

    Spicergate, explained: the controversy about Trump’s press secretary and crowd size

    The squabble was an illuminating — and alarming — start to the Trump administration.

  • January 23, 2017

    Donald Trump is the only US president ever with no political or military experience

    "Good people don’t go into government." —Donald Trump, 2000

  • January 23, 2017

    Trump claims 1.5 million people came to his inauguration. Here's what the evidence shows.

    President Trump accused the media of lying about the size of the crowds.

  • January 21, 2017

    Trump’s real war isn’t with the media. It’s with facts.

    Trump needs to delegitimize the media because he needs to delegitimize facts.

  • January 21, 2017

    Trump's White House called its first press briefing to complain about reporters’ tweets

    A reflection of Trump at his pettiest.

  • January 21, 2017

    Photos: the crowd at the Women’s March vs. Donald Trump’s inauguration

  • January 21, 2017

    Watch Elizabeth Warren’s fiery speech at the Women’s March in Boston

    “Yesterday, Donald Trump was sworn in as president. That sight is now burned into my eyes forever.”

  • January 21, 2017

    Gloria Steinem to Trump: It’s not “I, the president.” It’s “We, the people.”

    Steinem spoke out against Trump’s divisive rhetoric at the Women’s March on Washington.

  • January 21, 2017

    DC’s metro system keeps trolling Trump for his poor inauguration attendance

    It keeps pointing out on Twitter how bad attendance was for Trump’s event — and how good it is for the Women’s March on Washington.

  • January 21, 2017

    Chuck Schumer's inauguration speech reframed the most famous part of Ken Burns's Civil War

    Schumer’s reading of a famous love letter is a subtle callout of revisionist history.

  • January 21, 2017

    Trump’s rhetoric only works when it’s dark and scary

    Why phrases like “American carnage” sound so un-American.

  • January 21, 2017

    I spent Inauguration Day talking to protesters. They weren't sure it was worthwhile.

    An anti-Trump gathering is divided by issues — and how best to effect change.

  • January 21, 2017

    The Carter Scenario: how Trump's victory could fall apart

    Trump looks poised to pass his agenda through Congress. So did Jimmy Carter.

  • January 21, 2017

    These “nice guy” Trump supporters were the real story at inauguration

    The alt-right hordes you see on TV give a skewed view of Trump’s base.

  • January 20, 2017

    Photos: President Trump’s inaugural parade attracted relatively few people

  • January 20, 2017

    How the crowd at the Trump inauguration reflected our divided politics

    “Today is supposed to be a celebration, but instead it’s just ... crushing.”

  • January 20, 2017

    Don’t judge the Inauguration Day protests based on one burning car

    Yes, there was some vandalism. But the great majority of protests were peaceful.

  • January 20, 2017

    Airplanes full of women are flying into Washington, DC, to protest President Trump

    Protesters are flying to the nation’s capital to take part in the Women’s March on Washington.

  • January 20, 2017

    Globalization was great for Trump’s business. As president, he hates it.

    His inaugural speech took a dark view of US trading partners.

  • January 20, 2017

    Police respond to anti-Trump protesters in Washington with pepper spray and smoke bombs

    Demonstrations in DC flared up throughout Inauguration Day.

  • January 20, 2017

    Trump’s vision of education begins and ends with schools being bad

    Every recent president criticizes schools. But for Trump, the criticism is seemingly the whole point.

  • January 20, 2017

    Trump’s inaugural address showed that he’s serious about his radical foreign policy

    "America First" is more than just a slogan.

  • January 20, 2017

    The real target of Trump’s inaugural speech wasn’t Barack Obama. It was George W. Bush.

    The newest Republican president just used a long speech to attack the last Republican one.

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