Politics

kamala harris

The regressiveness of Officer Kamala

August 5, 2019 3:26 pm

How the California senator’s sex work record could prove a stumbling block

great replacement

‘Meh’: the psychotic apathy of the Great Replacement killers

August 4, 2019 5:56 pm

The most shocking thing about statements from mass murderers is how careless and slapdash they are

presidency

Presidency Inc.

August 3, 2019 4:06 pm

Running for the highest office in the land is a money-making exercise

john ratcliffe dust

Another nom bites the dust

August 2, 2019 3:35 pm

Ratcliffe gets caught in the trap

tulsi gabbard

Behind the scenes of a Tulsi takedown

August 1, 2019 8:55 pm

Gabbard dismantled Kamala Harris because no one else had bothered trying

detroit debate

The biggest loser in Wednesday’s Detroit debate was sanity

August 1, 2019 12:13 am

The insuperable obstacle the candidates faced was the stunning success of Donald Trump’s first three years

john ratcliffe

Trump smells a Ratcliffe

July 31, 2019 4:36 pm

The president’s pick for the vacant director of national intelligence role may hit a roadblock

bernie sanders

Bernie monsters the moderates

July 31, 2019 1:02 pm

The progressive powerhouse made the most of CNN’s strange debate format

tulsi gabbard

When will Tulsi Gabbard become a Republican?

July 31, 2019 9:49 am

Exploring the burning subtext of a Democratic presidential campaign

marianne williamson
stillborn revolution

The Democrats’ stillborn revolution

July 31, 2019 12:37 am

The tepid centrists may not be inspiring, but they signify a problem for the likes of Sanders and Warren

elijah cummings

Trump’s truths about Baltimore

July 29, 2019 3:47 pm

The Democrats can’t resist Trump’s provocations, and they keep making his case for him

minimum wage

The winners and losers of a minimum wage hike

July 27, 2019 3:25 pm

Opposing a federal hike isn’t just about political philosophy. It’s about practicality too

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Donald Trump, signed, sealed, delivered

July 26, 2019 8:34 am

Is there more disaffection among conservative youth with Trump than anyone had surmised?

mueller testifies

Mueller testifies – Trump wins

July 24, 2019 5:07 pm

The special counsel’s performance evokes sympathy – but the president emerges stronger as a result

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The painful, pointless testimony of Robert S. Mueller III

July 24, 2019 4:14 pm

I almost felt sorry for the former special counsel

doubling down

‘Doubling down’ is Donald Trump’s greatest triumph

July 24, 2019 6:42 am

The president is becoming a symbol of good for everyone who does not think he is a symbol of evil

josh hawley

The talented Mr Hawley

July 20, 2019 12:42 pm

What to make of the freshman senator already dominating the Right?

mark levin

Mark Levin puts war first and America last

July 19, 2019 4:40 pm

His bleating about Rand Paul is pathetic

detroit

What will anyone learn from the Detroit debates?

July 19, 2019 3:42 pm

The Democratic circus is heading for the Midwest

dc statehood

The progressive crusade for DC statehood

July 19, 2019 12:43 pm

Local advocates are skeptical of Democrats running away with the issue

ilhan omar

Ilhan Omar is a troll

July 19, 2019 9:04 am

Can Democrats rise above partisanship to condemn Omar for her rhetoric and campaigns?

beto

The rise and fall of Beto O’Rourke

July 18, 2019 6:03 am

Smooth oratory on countertops will only get you so far

nationalist

The nationalist surprise

July 17, 2019 1:18 pm

The movement is beginning because conventional politics is at an end

white supremacy

The white supremacy phantom

July 17, 2019 4:53 am

Does Donald Trump’s habit of tweaking the commentariat mean he must be impeached?