US Politics

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

lawsuit

Donald Trump and the art of the lawsuit

October 21, 2019 10:44 am

Plaintiff in Chief: a Portrait of Donald Trump in 3,500 Lawsuits by James D. Zirin reviewed

invective

The age of invective

October 21, 2019 3:50 am

Nasty, illiberal rhetoric threatens liberal democracy

hair

What could be more repellent than a bald man covered in hair?

October 18, 2019 5:48 pm

Julius Caesar was very sensitive about his baldness, combing his thinning hair upwards over his crown

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’

tulsi

Tulsi Gabbard was a dove on the warpath

October 16, 2019 12:45 pm

Thank goodness she didn’t boycott the Ohio debate

ohio

2020 Democrats shapeshift into moderates in Ohio

October 16, 2019 11:07 am

These candidates, with the exception of Bernie, aren’t here to bow to every whimsy of the far-left

rudy giuliani

My ride with Rudy

October 16, 2019 6:30 am

Three hours on Amtrak with the president’s personal lawyer

warren

Elizabeth Warren emerges from fourth debate bruised not battered

October 16, 2019 3:25 am

At least they all agree they still hate Donald Trump

john bolton

John Bolton, avenger

October 15, 2019 12:45 pm

Democrats are starting to look with a more benignant eye upon the official they once loved to despise

pelosi

What Pelosi really wants from impeachment

October 15, 2019 11:48 am

Her aim is to prevent Trump’s reelection

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robert kraft

Robert Kraft and the so-called sex trafficking ‘sting’

October 14, 2019 5:00 pm

The New England Patriots owner’s case continues to spotlight prosecutorial overreach

felix sater

Felix Sater, superspy

October 14, 2019 1:53 pm

Should we believe Trump’s former business partner?

chatterton

Race to the finish

October 14, 2019 11:39 am

Self-Portrait in Black and White: Unlearning Race by Thomas Chatterton Williams reviewed

andrew yang

Andrew Yang is 2020’s ad blocker candidate

October 14, 2019 9:45 am

He is fueled by the support of people who are tired of being treated like idiots

dunns harry dunn

If Trump denies the Dunns justice, he is betraying Britain

October 12, 2019 10:59 am

He talks a big game about the nation state, but will he lift a finger to help one of his most significant allies secure justice for its citizens?

biden

Joe Biden: victim of the cult of youth

October 11, 2019 4:59 am

Why the former vice president has never really come of age

donald trump outfoxed

Donald Trump, outfoxed once more

October 10, 2019 1:23 pm

The president has more than unfavorable polls to worry about