Politics

endless

How to end endless wars

January 8, 2020 12:40 pm

If politicians really wanted to ‘support the troops’, they’d introduce mandatory national service

tulsi

Time for Tulsi

January 8, 2020 9:27 am

Candidate Gabbard’s platform has never looked more apt

de-escalation al asad iran

So much for de-escalation

January 7, 2020 7:56 pm

Iran targets US base in Iraq with rockets

media iran

The Democratic media hate Trump more than they love Iran — or America

January 7, 2020 4:06 pm

Only the ignorant or bad-faith actors would jump to the conclusion that Trump is about to bomb Iran’s mosques

genghis

The case for Genghis Trump

January 7, 2020 9:50 am

What force on earth can reform a corrupt or incompetent elite, one that serves itself and its dreams rather the citizens of the country?

pompeo

Mike Pompeo’s dishonest Iran defense

January 6, 2020 4:38 am

The neocon dream of a liberated Baghdad ends with an emboldened and empowered Iran

bluffing iran

Ten handy phrases for bluffing your way through the coming Iran crisis

January 4, 2020 4:33 am

‘This could be a Sarajevo moment’

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2020

Why Trump will win again in 2020

January 2, 2020 3:44 am

There is a growing wrath in the country, either ignored, suppressed or undetected by the partisan media

right

What could go right for Trump in 2020?

December 31, 2019 10:03 pm

Trump’s hardline against Iran could pay off

progress steele

A crime still in progress

December 31, 2019 6:47 am

The Russiagate whistleblowers have blown their cover

smoking

Raising the smoking age to 21 is an act of cowardice

December 31, 2019 6:26 am

No smoke without fire

wrong

What could go wrong for Donald Trump in 2020?

December 30, 2019 1:23 pm

The crash, especially if Trump becomes entangled in a foreign war, could come sooner rather than later

troops

Trump and the troops

December 28, 2019 11:34 am

The president’s weird popularity with the military shows few signs of diminishing

impeachment

The ‘impeachment’ of Donald Trump

December 22, 2019 1:07 pm

It’s amazing what semantic potency can reside in a pair of quotation marks

andrew johnson

Lessons from the Johnson impeachment

December 22, 2019 10:25 am

Johnson, an aggressive white supremacist, spoke in favor of white rioters who had massacred black citizens in New Orleans and Memphis

joe kennedy

Joe Kennedy and the perils of media hubris

December 21, 2019 2:26 pm

Trump’s impeachment is the death of liberal proceduralism

impeachment process

The impeachment process we deserve

December 21, 2019 1:54 pm

The gavel will fall. Trump will remain in office. Democrats will mourn. Pollsters will poll and 2020 will be a nasty, nasty election

mayor pete LA

Meow! Claws out for Mayor Pete at LA Democratic debate

December 20, 2019 12:57 am

The South Bend mayor threw down with mean girls Warren and Klobuchar

impeachment

Why is Trump so nervous about impeachment?

December 19, 2019 6:19 pm

He only needs to maintain support from 17 senators

delay

Pelosi’s impeachment delay is an unforced error

December 19, 2019 6:05 pm

Refusing to hand impeachment articles to the Senate looks like partisan pique because it is

tory

Donald Trump is a Tory

December 19, 2019 5:47 am

Like Benjamin Disraeli and Boris Johnson, the president combines nationalism and liberalism

bernie sanders

Bernie Sanders is no anti-Semite, but his best friends are

December 19, 2019 5:05 am

He’s unfit to lead the Democrats — let alone lead a great nation

nancy pelosi impeachment spectacle

The real impeachment scandal

December 19, 2019 4:29 am

The Democrats are always guilty of what they accuse Trump of

xi

The Chinese trade deal is a Christmas gift to Xi

December 14, 2019 4:42 pm

The agreement doesn’t mark the end of the trade war. It is, at best, a truce