Obama Is Reportedly Having Weird Secret Meetings With All the Big 2020 Contenders

There are those—Splinter’s own Hamilton Nolan among them—who would say that Barack Obama has been decidedly lax in his post-presidential life. Here we are, a nation in crisis, and the former president has been largely absent from the public eye, save for a few (refreshingly coherent) tweets and cherrypicked media…

Trump and Congress Just Made it Easier for Auto Lenders to Discriminate Against People of Color

You know who has it really hard these days? Banks and car dealers who want to discriminate against their customers. Luckily, the little guys (who, to be clear, are banks and car dealers, and definitely not the people they’re discriminating against) finally have politicians willing to fight for them: President Donald…