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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during a rally at the Delaware County Fair in Delaware, Ohio on October 20, 2016. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Donald Trump Can’t Undermine American Democracy Because It Barely Even Exists

And anyway, we’ve survived far more serious threats than this loathsome joker in the past.

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The 18 Essential Foreign-Policy Questions Clinton and Trump Need to Answer

Want to be commander in chief? You'll need to get through our columnists first.

TOPSHOT - Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton (L) and Republican nominee Donald Trump leave the stage after the first presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York on September 26, 2016. / AFP / Timothy A. CLARY        (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Damned by Faint Trump

Last night’s debate was nothing to crow about on either side, but Hillary Clinton definitely got the better of her rival.

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Islam Is a Religion of Peace

Can the wave of violence sweeping the Islamic world be traced back to the religion's core teachings? An FP debate about the roots of extremism.

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Islam Is a Religion of Violence

Can the wave of violence sweeping the Islamic world be traced back to the religion's core teachings? An FP debate about the roots of extremism.

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Did Hillary Clinton Rise Above the Rest in the First Democratic Debate?

This was the moment when the former secretary of state proved she has the goods to be the nominee.

Republican presidential candidates arrive on stage for the Republican presidential debate on August 6, 2015 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. From left are:  New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie;  Florida Sen. Marco Rubio;  retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson; Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker; real estate magnate Donald Trump; former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush; former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee; Texas Sen. Ted Cruz; Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul; and Ohio Gov. John Kasich.  AFP PHOTO / MANDEL NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Republican Debate Marked by Foreign-Policy Flubs, Side Steps, and Laugh Lines

From Donald Trump's big wall to Jeb Bush's Iraq miscue, the five most memorable moments of the Republican Party's big night in Cleveland.