Politics

squad

Donald Trump’s stupid smart attack on ‘the Squad’

July 15, 2019 9:19 am

All he needs to do is push the Democrats left of the American mainstream

fred fleitz

Fred Fleitz is the most confrontational person I’ve met in journalism

July 12, 2019 3:55 pm

A reported candidate for director of national intelligence is already roiling Washington

acosta

Adios, Acosta! Labor secretary resigns

July 12, 2019 11:21 am

Trump goes from one Hispanic cabinet member to zero

tom steyer

The shadow campaign of Tom Steyer

July 11, 2019 3:34 pm

How a billionaire turned his two-and-a-half year email gathering operation into an ego trip

voter rolls

Who will clean up America’s voter rolls?

July 11, 2019 3:21 pm

There are several instances of counties having more registered voters than voting age residents

justin raimondo

Justin Raimondo was the gay, ferociously anti-war precursor to Donald Trump

July 11, 2019 11:45 am

The website editor died last month aged 67

ben garrison

Did Trump really invite Ben Garrison to the White House?

July 10, 2019 4:39 pm

Take the Trump-for-a-day test

tom steyer

Tom Steyer and the pedestrian mindset of billionaires

July 9, 2019 8:28 pm

Billionaires have, of course, run for president before, but the recent mania is a direct result of Trump’s win

ross perot

Ross Perot was the man on horseback

July 9, 2019 8:12 pm

He was Tea Party before it was cool to be Tea Party

ross perot

Ross Perot was the populist who betrayed populism

July 9, 2019 2:54 pm

By failing to team up with Pat Buchanan, he set back his cause by 20 years

mueller report

Why the Mueller report doth repeat so much

July 8, 2019 4:46 pm

Unpicking the ‘insinuendo’ of the 448-page document

trump-uk

It’s time for a positive Trump-UK relationship

July 8, 2019 3:39 pm

May couldn’t handle the 45th president. Her successor should fare better

july speech

Why Trump’s Fourth of July speech was a botch job

July 5, 2019 4:11 pm

To succeed as a speaker, you need timing, luck and a connection with your audience

biden middle

Biden and Trump converge on the middle ground

July 5, 2019 1:34 pm

The president stuck to the script yesterday, while Biden struck out against AOC

justin amash

Justin Amash is the anti-Ron Paul

July 4, 2019 3:41 pm

Hes teaching libertarians how to lose

eric swalwell

Swalwell’s folly

July 3, 2019 2:55 pm

Enjoy the Russia-crazy congressman’s doomed quest for the presidency while it lasts

democrat debate

Where is the Democrat who can take on Trump?

July 3, 2019 11:03 am

Liberals repelled by both a blatant idiot and a bankrupting socialist could simply stay home

salute trump tanks

Trump’s ‘Salute to America’ is the perfect fusion of capitalism and patriotism

July 2, 2019 12:53 pm

Converting July 4 into a commercial event is a masterstroke

vice president tucker carlson

Vice President Tucker Carlson?

July 1, 2019 12:57 pm

The Fox News host could refocus the Trump 2020 campaign

american nationalism

Towards an American nationalism

July 1, 2019 11:23 am

At a time of angry division, what can bind us together?

marianne williamson

Marianne Williamson put a spell on me

June 28, 2019 6:19 pm

She’s part-Kate Bush, part-Witch King of Angmar, and all I’ve been thinking about since yesterday

high-skilled immigrants

The Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act is unfair for American workers

June 28, 2019 3:54 pm

A bill for Big Tech and billionaires

kamala harris joe biden potshot

Harris’s premeditated potshot won’t come close to sinking Biden

June 28, 2019 1:09 pm

The media are bored by the prospect of a ‘sure thing’

harris

Biden has time to wriggle out of Harris’s Miami vise

June 28, 2019 12:42 pm

There’s no cogent reason to believe that he’s toast

catch-22

The Democrats’ Catch-22 in the primaries

June 28, 2019 6:56 am

In winning the primaries, they lose ordinary voters