Politics

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Ronan Farrow, chief inspector of the sex police

September 24, 2018 11:18 am

Is there nothing Senate Democrats won’t stoop to?

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Springtime for Woodward

September 24, 2018 6:07 am

Bob Woodward, in his own peculiar way, has used Trump as a vehicle to solidify establishment maxims

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The pro-Kavanaugh pundits who make him look guilty

September 24, 2018 5:47 am

What won’t help Brett Kavanaugh are the kinds of arguments that many right-leaning commentators have made over the past week in response to Ford’s claims

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When did the conservative moral outrage machine get so quiet?

September 21, 2018 3:59 pm

The Evangelicals who were triggered senseless by the Monica Lewinsky affair have been silent about Trump’s transgressions

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Is Rod Rosenstein proof that Trump is right to be paranoid?

September 21, 2018 2:58 pm

After the New York Times story, Trump is surely weighing a purge of the Justice Department

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Christine Blasey Ford has mastered the art of the deal

September 20, 2018 3:40 pm

Ford looks reasonable. It appears that she’s only asking for a few more days to prepare

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Actually, Donald Trump is a free trade hero

September 18, 2018 6:31 pm

Just speak to businessmen rather than the media

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Thanks to Stormy Daniels, Trump’s problems are, well, mushrooming

September 18, 2018 11:49 am

Stormy Daniels vividly describes her sexual encounter with the President in her new book

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With Christine Blasey Ford, the Democrats have descended to new lows in politicising justice

September 17, 2018 10:18 am

They tried the same thing when they wheeled out Anita Hill during the hearings on Clarence Thomas

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If Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination collapses, so might the GOP

September 17, 2018 4:06 am

Left-wing foes of Republican judicial philosophy would be encouraged by the GOP’s humiliation

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The curious case of Ron Unz

September 15, 2018 12:10 pm

The former publisher of The American Conservative is a case study in contrarianism gone haywire

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If Donald Trump hires only ‘the best people’ — why Paul Manafort?

September 14, 2018 4:04 pm

Any move Trump makes to protect Manafort is likely to damage further the GOP’s electoral prospects in November.

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Never mind Paul Manafort, the Mueller inquiry is the biggest scandal in US history

September 14, 2018 3:58 pm

Mueller’s activities are meant primarily to intimidate, pressure, and co-opt associates of Donald Trump in order to convince them to bear witness against him

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When did Senate Judiciary Committee hearings become an audition process for a presidential bid?

September 13, 2018 1:56 pm

Hearings have always been barbed partisan affairs

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Is Trump underestimating the approaching disaster?

September 13, 2018 11:35 am

The President seems to regard hurricane cleanup efforts as being as easy as mopping up a bathroom floor after the tub has slightly overflowed

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Andrew Cuomo’s last chance saloon in Buffalo

September 12, 2018 1:16 pm

The New York governor makes a trip out west and tries to talk tough to Trump

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The case for a conservative labour movement

September 12, 2018 8:14 am

A labour movement that cooperates with conservatism would broaden the benefits of a strong stock market and reduce the drive to radicalism

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What Trump hath wrought

September 12, 2018 6:57 am

Thanks to Trump, the Republicans are facing a grim electoral landscape

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Will Cruz lose?

September 12, 2018 6:34 am

Tipping point for Ted

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Are Trump’s tumbling poll numbers behind his latest tweet spree?

September 11, 2018 9:42 am

A mere 32 per cent of voters told Quinnipiac that they believe the President is honest

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Julia Salazar’s identity politics

September 10, 2018 7:37 am

There aren’t many situations in which identifying as a Jewish Latina immigrant socialist would give you a competitive advantage

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What the Deep State Throat just swallowed

September 8, 2018 3:08 am

The New York Times’s op-ed confirms everything the President has said about his enemies.

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For President Trump, things are going from plaid to worse

September 7, 2018 1:17 pm

From Bob Woodward, to the New York Times, and now Plaid Shirt Guy, The Donald is getting it from all angles

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Liberals blew the 2016 election when they lost their compassion

September 7, 2018 12:03 pm

The New Class patronised the poor, whereas Trump listened