Daniel DePetris

Middle East

What the Khashoggi murder report means for US-Saudi relations

A declassified US intelligence report says Mohammed bin Salman ordered the columnist’s killing

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

The election is Joe Biden’s to lose

If Biden wins Florida, he might as well start measuring the drapes in the Oval Office

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

Trump’s suburban nightmare

If there are any swing voters left in America nowadays, many of them are found in the suburbs

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

The problem is a lot bigger than Trump

Accountability for the public health crisis we face goes far beyond the 45th president

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

Is ‘crazy’ Bernie trying to tear the Democrats apart?

Biden actually performed far better on Sunday than he has in most of the other debates

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

Bernie Sanders’s last stand in Michigan

Bernie has some experience shocking the political world with upset political wins

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

The Democratic primary is now a two-man race between Biden and Bernie

The real loser tonight is Elizabeth Warren

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

Joe Biden had to win in South Carolina

But will it matter come Tuesday?

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

The Iowa shambles is a delight for Trump

Caucuses can be chaotic. But the events last night were nothing short of bedlam

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

Bernie Sanders is back — and Donald Trump is delighted

In the last week, Bernie’s detractors have been coming out in droves

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

The rise and fall of Beto O’Rourke

Smooth oratory on countertops will only get you so far

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

Joe Biden starts strong but fizzles out in the Democratic debate

As the indisputable front-runner, Biden knew he was going to be the punching bag for everybody else

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

Beto O’Rourke is the big loser in the Democratic debate

Fellow Texan Julián Castro meanwhile was polished and eloquent

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

Biden vs Trump could be nastier than Clinton vs Trump

America can expect two senior citizens provoking each other like kindergarteners in pursuit of the highest office in the land

By Daniel DePetris

Politics

Democrats are tearing themselves apart over Trump – again

Speaker Nancy Pelosi doesn’t like Donald Trump as a person or as a politician. But she doesn’t like impeachment either

By Daniel DePetris

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