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Programming note: There’s a presidential debate tonight! Here’s how to watch it online. And here’s Politico’s handy “pre-bunk” of 10 lies you’re likely to hear at the debate. If there is a manager in your life, there is a good chance that they are miserable right now. They are miserable for the reasons everyone is…

Trump Sent a Warning. Let’s Snatch It Seriously.

Opinion|Trump Sent a Warning. Let’s Take It Seriously.Our democracy is in terrible danger — more than since the Civil War, more than after Pearl Harbor, more than during the Cuban missile crisis.Sept. 29, 2020Credit…Brendan Smialowski/Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesPresident Trump has now made it unmistakably clear that there are only two choices before voters on…

Politics this week

Sep 26th 2020Donald Trump marshalled enough Republican votes in the Senate to consider a replacement for Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the election on November 3rd. Ms Ginsburg’s death gives the party a window to fill her seat on the Supreme Court with a conservative, further tipping its ideological balance to the right. Ms Ginsburg, appointed…

Conception: Trump’s ideal discipline comes on Tuesday

Sign up to get our new weekly column as a newsletter. We’re looking back at the strongest, smartest opinion takes of the week from CNN and other outlets. (CNN)Harold Wilson led Britain as prime minister for much of the 1960s and a shorter stint in the 1970s. Reputed to be a favorite of Queen Elizabeth…

Sara Gideon Is Working Worthy Against Susan Collins in Maine

Her opponent, Sara Gideon, is running on her record in the state — but does it matter in a year when all politics is national?Sara Gideon, the Democratic candidate for Senate, has built a record of bipartisanship as the speaker of Maine’s House of Representatives.Credit…Sarah Rice for The New York TimesSept. 27, 2020, 3:00 a.m.…

In Colorado, Fiery Political Beginner Goals for a Seat within the Dwelling

Lauren Boebert, a Glock-packing newcomer to politics, upset a Republican incumbent, but increasing scrutiny and a well-funded challenger have made her a top target for Democrats.Lauren Boebert, a Republican House candidate, before a campaign event in Loma, Colo., in September. Ms. Boebert beat Representative Scott Tipton, the five-term incumbent, to get into the November election.Credit…Brunner…

Politics this week

Sep 19th 2020Suga Yoshihide became Japan’s 99th prime minister. He won the leadership of the Liberal Democratic Party with 377 votes of a possible 535, following Abe Shinzo’s resignation due to ill health in August. Mr Suga, who served as Mr Abe’s chief cabinet secretary, has promised continuity. But his background and stated priorities suggest…

Politics this week

Sep 24th 2020Donald Trump marshalled enough Republican votes in the Senate to consider a replacement for Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the election on November 3rd. Ms Ginsburg’s death gives the party a window to fill her seat on the Supreme Court with a conservative, further tipping its ideological balance to the right. Ms Ginsburg, appointed…

How the Black Vote Turned a Political Monolith

ImageCredit…Posters by Kennedy PrintsBy Theodore R. JohnsonWith posters by Kennedy PrintsSept. 16, 2020In the autumn of 2008, just a few weeks after my 33rd birthday, I cast a ballot for the first time. Up to that point, serving in the military seemed like more than sufficient civic engagement and provided a ready excuse for voluntarily…

The Original Politics of Lag?

And what else you need to know today.Sept. 18, 2020Updated 6:52 a.m. ETWant to get The Morning by email? Here’s the sign-up.Good morning. New Jersey moves toward a millionaires tax. New polls show Democrats leading Senate races. And the president continues to enjoy significant Latino support.ImagePreparing for a Trump caravan in Los Angeles last week.Credit…Apu…

Having fun with Politics With a Vaccine

On Politics With Lisa LererGrowing numbers of Americans say they wouldn’t take a coronavirus vaccine if it were available today. If you’ve been watching the presidential campaign, that’s not surprising.Sept. 17, 2020, 7:00 p.m. ETHi. Welcome to On Politics, your guide to the day in national politics. I’m Lisa Lerer, your host.Sign up here to…

How Politics Gutted Ex-Felon Voting Rights in Florida

It’s a cautionary tale about the messy process of citizen-led ballot initiatives and how a dominant political party can exert its power.Jeff Gruver was planning to vote for Joseph R. Biden Jr. in November until he found out on Friday he would not be voting at all.Credit…Octavio Jones for The New York TimesSept. 17, 2020Updated…

The Thai enlighten leader who emerged with a kiss – Reuters Africa

Hurricane Sally swamps Gulf Coast with ‘historic’ flooding Hurricane Sally uprooted trees, flooded streets and cut power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses as it brought what the U.S. National Hurricane Center called “historic and catastrophic” flooding to the Alabama-Florida coast. Heavy rains to dampen fuel demand Photos of the destruction Over 510,000…

After meeting Mali mutineers, direct leader Dicko to step abet from politics – Reuters Africa

Hurricane Sally swamps Gulf Coast with ‘historic’ flooding Hurricane Sally uprooted trees, flooded streets and cut power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses as it brought what the U.S. National Hurricane Center called “historic and catastrophic” flooding to the Alabama-Florida coast. Heavy rains to dampen fuel demand Photos of the destruction Over 510,000…

South Africa’s rand strengthens as greenback slips, native politics eyed – Reuters Africa

Hurricane Sally swamps Gulf Coast with ‘historic’ flooding Hurricane Sally uprooted trees, flooded streets and cut power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses as it brought what the U.S. National Hurricane Center called “historic and catastrophic” flooding to the Alabama-Florida coast. Heavy rains to dampen fuel demand Photos of the destruction Over 510,000…

Paul Rusesabagina of ‘Hotel Rwanda’ Standing Used to be ‘Kidnapped,’ Daughter Says

He was in Dubai for a meeting, then reappeared in Rwanda, where authorities said the famed hotelier was arrested on charges including terrorism, arson and murder.Paul Rusesabagina emerged on Monday in handcuffs at the headquarters of the Rwanda Investigation Bureau in Kigali.Credit…Clement Uwiringiyimana/ReutersPublished Sept. 1, 2020Updated Sept. 15, 2020NAIROBI, Kenya — When Paul Rusesabagina, the…

Abortion: How manufacture Trump and Biden’s policies compare?

Image copyright Getty Images Abortion is arguably the most divisive issue in US politics – and with the presidential candidates promising to either revoke national rights to abortion or take extra steps to safeguard it, the stakes have never been higher.With President Trump in the White House, anti-abortion activists are energised and Republican-controlled states have…

On the W.N.B.A., the Fight for Racial Justice Goes Approach Serve

in her words“It’s like basketball: Preparation shows, and we’ve been prepared for this moment,” says New York Liberty guard Layshia Clarendon.The Washington Mystics wore white T-shirts that spelled out Jacob Blake on the front and featured illustrations of seven bullet holes on the back. The team was protesting the police shooting of a Black man…

Covid-19 Stay Updates: Most up-to-date News and Analysis

The police and protesters in Australia clashed at a rally calling for an easing of restrictions. And politics delayed efforts by U.S.A.I.D. to help communities around in the world.Right NowA college student in Britain was fined £10,000 after organizing a party for more than 50 people in violation of pandemic restrictions.ImageChecking a customer’s temperature in…

Trump and Biden Originate Politics Out of College Soccer Shutdowns

College sports leaders aren’t thrilled to see football assume a role in the presidential campaign, but they’re not surprised.Credit…Michelle KondrichSept. 12, 2020Updated 12:25 p.m. ETKevin Warren, the commissioner of the Big Ten Conference, was at his home near Minneapolis one morning this month when President Trump made a hastily arranged call to him.Warren’s league had…

Politics Is Relieve in Sort

Four years ago, many designers said they wouldn’t dress Melania Trump. This election, designers and retailers have another message: Vote.Clockwise from top left: Victor Glemaud, Brandon Maxwell, Tanya Taylor, Liya Kebede, Fe Noel and Prabal Gurung created designs for the Fashion Our Future 2020 voter awareness and registration project.Sept. 2, 2020Updated 1:48 p.m. ETAround this…