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Patrick Radden Keefe

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Staff writer at The New Yorker and fellow at the Century Foundation in Washington, DC

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There are lots of reasons Donald Trump was elected president. But there may be just one man responsible: Mark Burnett, who created “The Apprentice.”

How a TV producer created the TV star who became our president

There are lots of reasons Donald Trump was elected president. But there may be just one man responsible: Mark Burnett, who created “The Apprentice.”

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The President today called Friday's massacre in Connecticut a "wake-up call," but it was only the latest of several mass shootings since he took office.

Stepped-Up School Security and the Impact on Education

The President today called Friday's massacre in Connecticut a "wake-up call," but it was only the latest of several mass shootings since he took office.

from Which Way, L.A.?

The President today called Friday's massacre in Connecticut a "wake-up call," but it was only the latest of several mass shootings since he took office.

Stepped-Up School Security and the Impact on Education

The President today called Friday's massacre in Connecticut a "wake-up call," but it was only the latest of several mass shootings since he took office.

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