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Election 2016
Election 2016
Live-Blogging the Election Returns [NOW CLOSED]

Follow along and refresh this page all night for updates.

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The State of Play

On election eve, Clinton is the favorite.

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“Who Would Be Better for Israel?”

What the Israeli public thinks of Clinton vs. Trump, and why.

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Live-Blogging the Presidential Debate

Watching tonight? We are too.

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Clinton Signals Any Obama Middle East Parameters Won’t Matter

Meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the Democratic candidate tactfully signaled she is not interested in having her predecessor tie her hands.

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Why Ohio?

Ohio is a likely bellwether of the outcome of 2016. Its history explains why.

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What Trump Gets—and What He Doesn’t—About U.S. Energy

Donald Trump understands fracking’s importance, but he’s ignoring a host of other smart energy choices.

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Why Trump Is Illegitimate

Style counts—and Trump’s style doesn’t befit an ordinary American citizen, much less the President of the United States.

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Donald Trump, Human Nature, and the Craving for Respect

Trump’s popularity raises disconcerting questions not only about American voters but about human nature as well.

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On the Trumpenproletariat

Trump is for real, like it or not, because the people who are attracted to him have real problems, and for the most part they are problems not of their own making.

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Higher Education Watch

GOP legislators are beclowning themselves by proposing utterly unworkable solutions that infringe on academic freedom and in any case would make things far worse.

Asia's Game of Thrones

On behalf of ASEAN, the Philippines has issued a rare expression of unanimous concern over China’s actions in the South China Sea.

Climate Obsession

The Gray Lady sees the climate change bogeyman behind every closet door. In the case of Mexico City, it’s a profoundly shoddy diagnosis.

Disunion

Trump voters were right that the nation needs change and that the “best and the brightest” are failing the nation the way they did during the Vietnam War.

Mullah Mismanagement

Many multi-ethnic states have broken down over the past 150 years, and Iran risks going the same way.

Presidents' Day

Presidents’ Day is a holiday about nobody that teaches nothing.

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