Politics

Teepee or not teepee? That is the question

October 16, 2018 1:55 pm

It’s worrying that Elizabeth Warren finds herself compelled to publish evidence of atomic drops of Cherokee descent to declare herself a ‘minority’

Will Elizabeth Warren’s DNA results help her claim Trump’s scalp?

October 15, 2018 10:48 am

The Massachusetts senator has had her Native American heritage confirmed

The party of Pelosi can win in November — but not in 2020

October 15, 2018 10:26 am

Midterms simply are not a reliable verdict on a president’s job performance or re-electability

Gavin McInnes: ‘Personally I think the guy was looking to get beat up for optics’

October 13, 2018 6:23 pm

The leader of the Proud Boys believes his group were provoked by ‘antifa’ activists

Kanye West is winning Trump over with flattery. Does that make him a ‘madman’?

October 12, 2018 3:30 pm

Maybe he’ll seem less crazy down the line when federal subsidies arrive for ‘Yeezy ideation centres’

It’s that time again! Bloomberg considers White House run

October 12, 2018 5:22 am

The billionaire nanny is toying with his favourite idea once more

If America needs a manager, Michael Bloomberg bids to be the man

October 11, 2018 11:24 pm

The 76-year-old is once again Hamlet-like in his pondering of a run for the presidency

Christine Blasey Ford is a poor role model for young women

October 11, 2018 6:04 am

The deferent and visibly fragile academic with a high, mousy voice makes a lousy feminist role model

Is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a Republican in disguise?

October 9, 2018 12:37 pm

The self-defeating Democratic campaign to undermine the Electoral College

Is Nikki Haley jumping off a sinking ship?

October 9, 2018 12:28 pm

The outgoing UN Ambassador praised Javanka as she departed

Hitler’s descendants think Trump is doing a bad job

October 9, 2018 10:50 am

The Führer’s great-nephew prefers Angela Merkel as a leader

Trump’s luck and the Democratic death wish

October 9, 2018 7:28 am

The President’s fumbling opponents keep snatching defeat from the jaws of victory

The yin of Andrew Yang

October 9, 2018 6:18 am

The unlikely 2020 challenger is a proponent of universal basic income — and all the problems that come with it

White liberalism is dying

October 8, 2018 7:55 am

It’s too liberal for a majority of whites, yet too distant from the concerns of most non-whites

Black Mirror politics is coming to the midterms

October 8, 2018 6:52 am

Isn’t there a sinister side to an army of 17,000 citizen activists looking for damaging intel on Republicans?

What’s the matter with Kansas? Trump heads inland to find out

October 7, 2018 10:19 am

For all its reputation as a deep-red state, Kansas conservatives are not very well organised

Kavanaugh confirmed, despite the Democratic ‘search and destroy mission’

October 6, 2018 5:15 pm

The President’s support is why Kavanaugh prevailed where Robert Bork stumbled

Kagan and Sotomayor discuss everything but Kavanaugh at Princeton

October 5, 2018 8:18 pm

Instead Kagan described the importance of the court’s ‘reputation of being fair, of being impartial, of being neutral’

J’accuse! America gets its own Dreyfus Affair

October 5, 2018 12:59 pm

The Kavanaugh affair won’t end with his nomination. It will dog American politics for decades

How Trumpian should a GOP candidate be to win a midterm?

October 5, 2018 7:59 am

Trump imitators tend not to fare as well as the real thing

Don’t blame Trump for the Presidential Alert folly

October 5, 2018 5:46 am

The new alerts are likely to prove harmless, if unnecessary

Kavanaugh is almost through — but at what cost to the Republicans?

October 4, 2018 2:27 pm

The rage that is percolating in America will be exploited by the Democrats as they point to Kavanaugh’s presence on the court as a permanent blot on the judiciary

The truth is we prefer to lie

October 4, 2018 9:07 am

We will never know the truth of the Kavanaugh case unless one of the two principal actors ’fesses up — and even then I wouldn’t be too sure

Republicans should have seen the Brett Kavanaugh ambush coming – Richard Nixon did

October 4, 2018 6:34 am

‘The hearings themselves have become a scandal,’ said the 37th president of the Clarence Thomas allegations in 1991. How right he was