Liberalism

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

For Max Boot, the road from Baghdad leads to the road to Damascus

October 12, 2018 11:43 am

Boot socks the Republicans and dips a toe among the Democrats, but can he find a footing?

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

Women don’t need big government’s help to climb the corporate ladder

October 10, 2018 11:17 am

Jerry Brown may think he’s giving women a helping hand. But women are not children

Will #MeToo come for Michael Bloomberg?

October 10, 2018 8:09 am

The New York billionaire has a history of making colourful remarks about women

The staggering hypocrisy of Hillary Clinton

October 9, 2018 12:30 pm

Even by her standards, Clintons temerity in lecturing the Brits about shielding authoritarian governments is galling

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

Taylor Swift for President? The singer could be the Democrat to take on Trump

October 8, 2018 8:33 am

America’s prom queen endorsed two Tennessee Democrats this weekend

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

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

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

Why there’s no feminist solidarity for Kellyanne Conway

October 2, 2018 1:31 pm

If you don’t conform to the programme, you’re Not One of Us

How the Occupy movement saved Wall Street

October 1, 2018 7:32 am

By widening their focus to all rich people, the protesters let the bankers off the hook

Cory Booker is his own worst enemy

October 1, 2018 6:21 am

The ambitious New Jersey senator is too desperate to be liked

Has Jeff Flake put Brett Kavanaugh back to square one?

September 28, 2018 5:03 pm

The Arizona senator has changed his mind and called for an FBI investigation into the Supreme Court nominee

McCarthyist? The Democrats’ treatment of Brett Kavanaugh is way worse than that

September 28, 2018 11:31 am

As Lindsey Graham noted, Republicans have never done to Democratic nominees for the Supreme Court what the Democrats have routinely done to Republicans

Democrat blood lust has energised Republicans ahead of the midterms

September 27, 2018 5:23 am

Anyone can see the Kavanaugh slanders for what they are: brass-knuckled, any weapon at hand, dirty dealing

Did conservatives win the culture war?

September 26, 2018 3:05 pm

I always used to think liberals had won the culture war and conservatives had won the economic war. Now I’m not so sure

Grassley posts a picture of corn  —  but no-one will lend an ear

September 25, 2018 2:59 pm

The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee can get no love on Instagram

How Ta-Nehisi Coates saved capitalism

September 25, 2018 5:43 am

The celebrated writer made social activism a lot less dangerous to the ruling class