Opinion

Opinion

Don’t underestimate Trump or his voters

Since Nov. 9, I have heard people label President-elect Donald Trump’s voters as stupid, uninformed and cruel. I have heard people claim that they no longer recognize their country, that this America is not their America.

Opinion

Whatever happened to that smooth presidential transition Obama vowed?

Petty political ploys are standard operating procedure back in the Chicago wards that spawned President Barack Obama's career. Russia’s president Vladimir Putin has declined to retaliate against the U.S. sanctions over the Russian hacking during the election season. With Putin, Obama's actions smack of a jilted suitor, writes columnist Andrew Malcolm.

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The president’s backbone

The broad support of African-Americans was an integral part of Barack Obama's presidency.
Cheryl Diaz Meyer McClatchy DC
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The president’s backbone

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Charlotteans join Women's March on Washington

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President Trump attends interfaith prayer service

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Thousands take part in Women's March on London