Politics

impeach

The Democrats don’t want to remove Trump

November 1, 2019 5:51 am

Trump’s opponents just want a distraction from their own identity crisis

impeachment

Pelosi boxes up a win

October 31, 2019 10:37 pm

Against not just Trump, but Biden’s Democratic rivals

pelosi impeachment

Pelosi caved: what the impeachment rules resolution really means

October 31, 2019 3:24 pm

The House gets egged on Halloween

adam schiff impeachment

The impeachment horror show

October 31, 2019 2:25 pm

The Trump presidency is in real peril. Not because he has done anything wrong, necessarily, but because this is how leaders are destroyed

barack obama
2020

Think Republicans will lose the House, Senate and presidency in 2020? Dream on

October 30, 2019 5:00 pm

The Trump campaign is a well-oiled machine, and a large part of the lubricant comes with a dollar sign attached

russian

The Russian attempt to swing 2020 for Trump

October 28, 2019 6:43 pm

Election interference produces extraordinary value

katie hill

Katie Hill is no angel

October 28, 2019 3:34 pm

Equality isn't about giving women the chance to behave as poorly as men

baghdadi

Stop all the clocks, Baghdadi is dead

October 28, 2019 2:08 pm

My thoughts are with yet another victim of Trump's toxic prejudice.

deep state

The shallow state

October 28, 2019 12:41 pm

A real Deep State would have stopped Trump winning in the first place

primary

Seven candidates who could save the Democrats in 2020

October 28, 2019 10:51 am

Is there no one else?

warren

Big Squaw E. Warren speaks with forked tongue

October 28, 2019 10:41 am

Do the Democrats have a death wish?

al-baghdadi

Will al-Baghdadi’s death be President Trump’s ‘Osama moment’?

October 27, 2019 8:00 am

Like two star-crossed haters, the 44th and 45th presidents will continue their feud

katie hill

In defense of Katie Hill

October 26, 2019 11:28 am

The congresswoman’s private relationships shouldn’t be of grave concern to the public

impeachment

The Democrats’ impeachment inquiry is a doomed and desperate time-buying ploy

October 24, 2019 12:25 pm

They hope that talk of impeachment will buzz about Trump’s head like a cloud of horse flies

congressmen

Republican congressmen are loyal enough to storm committee meetings for Trump

October 23, 2019 7:04 pm

But what about their colleagues in the Senate?

warreh

Elizabeth Warren is the Hillary Clinton of 2020

October 23, 2019 2:46 pm

The Massachusetts senator is a left-wing populist for people who don’t want left-wing populism

provocative

Trump uses provocative terms because he wants to provoke

October 22, 2019 1:11 pm

The Donald always makes his fiercest critics look silly and vain

endless wars

Does Trump have a better idea than endless wars?

October 22, 2019 1:02 am

Few in Washington acknowledge the scope of the self-inflicted wounds the US has sustained since 9/11

tulsi gabbard

Tulsi Gabbard: a Gandhi in Lycra

October 21, 2019 11:17 am

A spiritual politician for an age of confusion

mitt romney pierre delecto

Pierre Delecto 2020?

October 21, 2019 11:09 am

Romney is denying that he heads a potential faction of anti-Trump Republicans intent on ousting Trump by impeachment. Don’t believe a word of it

invective

The age of invective

October 21, 2019 3:50 am

Nasty, illiberal rhetoric threatens liberal democracy

christian

The Democratic party’s post-Christian America

October 18, 2019 9:52 am

The divide in politics is increasingly between secular liberalism on the one hand and a coalition of faith and nation on the other

inside-traders

Are inside-traders profiting from the US-China trade war?

October 17, 2019 7:21 am

Conspiracy theorists have pointed out a number of large trades conducted at highly opportune moments

chelsea clinton

Does anyone have a job for Chelsea Clinton?

October 16, 2019 5:41 pm

Chelsea is described in a noodly string of non-words as an ‘author, global health advocate, public speaker and philanthropist’