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Voting with Money: Political Donations and Trump’s Cabinet Nominees

How would Trump's cabinet nominees have done without the votes of those to whom they donated? Check our graphic.

Something I Can Control: Women Rush to Get IUDs After Trump’s Election

What does it mean for women to make medical choices for political reasons?

Whose Long Island? Immigrants Battle for Rights In Suburban New York

"In a lot of minds, Long Island is still a place for rich, white people."

After Pulse, After Trump: The Gay Rights Movement in an Age of Uncertainty

The event was labeled the deadliest single-gunman mass shooting in U.S. history, the deadliest incident of violence against sexual minorities in U.S. history, and the deadliest terrorist attack committed on U.S. soil since September 11.

Connecticut Senator Emerges in the Anti-Trump Movement: Chris Murphy’s Surging Popularity

On February 12, 2017, The New York Post reported that Steve Bannon, Trump’s chief strategist, asked consultants to look into four Democrats who are potential candidates for 2020. Murphy was one of them.

Tomi Lahren: Like a Phoenix, She Will Rise from the Ashes

“Lahren has fallen victim to a system that has fed off of her willingness to create controversy.”

Moments of Rupture: Confederate Monuments and a Southern Town’s Search for its Identity

Charlottesville, Virginia is split over a statue of Robert E. Lee.

Trumpcare in West Virginia: A Case Study

Trump's plans to reform American healthcare may have fallen short of repealing Obamacare, but they are far from abandoned. See how Trump's tweaking of Obamacare could affect one of the states that most supported him.

Defenders of the Digital Age

Who will protect us from Big Brother?

Maui vs. Monsanto: The Battle Over GMOs in Hawaii

"The referendum was about more than just GMOs and agriculture; it was about preserving Hawaiian culture."

Leashes Off: Breaking Down Trump’s Deregulation Agenda

Since he took office in January, Trump has eliminated over 90 government regulations. Mohammed Hussari takes a look at some of the most important, and gives his take on Trump's actions so far.

Trump’s Everyman Fallacy

Why Trump’s Economic Policy and Consequent Stock Market Optimism Does Not Reflect the Reality of the Average American’s Economic Situation