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Sunday, December 17, 2017
retrospective

This Year In Crazy: A Fond Look Back At An Insane Year In Politics

During his re-election campaign, President Barack Obama repeatedly speculated that the “partisan fever” in Washington, D.C. would break after the 2012 presidential election. One year into the president’s second term, it’s quite possible that his prediction was crazier than anything you’re about to read. Every week, The National Memo compiles This Week In Crazy, an […]

December 30, 2013

We’ll Go Forward From This Moment

This is a repeat of the column Leonard Pitts Jr. wrote on Sept. 11, 2001. It’s my job to have something to say. They pay me to tease shades of meaning from social and cultural issues, to provide words that help make sense of that which troubles the American soul. But in this moment of […]

September 9, 2011