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A devastating loss for Trump in Alabama

By Julian Zelizer, CNN Political Analyst
Roy Moore's defeat will send shock waves through the Republican Party as they contemplate the damage the White House reality show is doing to their brand, writes Julian Zelizer.
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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 13:  Senate Agriculture Committee member Sen. Kristen Gillibrand (D-NY) and Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-IN) listen to testimony in the Russell Senate Office Building May 13, 2014 in Washington, DC. The committee heard from witnesses about high frequency and automated trading in the futures markets.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Trump gets into the gutter with Gillibrand tweet

By Jill Filipovic
This is what the American President does when he feels threatened by a woman, like the NY Senator who said he should resign over sexual harassment accusations: He lashes out, in sexualized and misogynist terms--and other Republicans abet him, writes Jill Filipovic.
US President Donald Trump and US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speak during a meeting on United Nations Reform at the United Nations headquarters on September 18, 2017, in New York. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

What Nikki Haley can do about Trump harassment accusations

By Kara Alaimo
When it comes to fighting sexual abuse, words--like Haley's avowals of support for victims--aren't enough. If she really believes what she's claimed, she should demand that the administration she is part of lives by those values, says Kara Alaimo.

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    By John D. Sutter, CNN
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