US Politics

impeachment

The ‘impeachment’ of Donald Trump

December 22, 2019 1:07 pm

It’s amazing what semantic potency can reside in a pair of quotation marks

andrew johnson

Lessons from the Johnson impeachment

December 22, 2019 10:25 am

Johnson, an aggressive white supremacist, spoke in favor of white rioters who had massacred black citizens in New Orleans and Memphis

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Joe Kennedy and the perils of media hubris

December 21, 2019 2:26 pm

Trump’s impeachment is the death of liberal proceduralism

impeachment process

The impeachment process we deserve

December 21, 2019 1:54 pm

The gavel will fall. Trump will remain in office. Democrats will mourn. Pollsters will poll and 2020 will be a nasty, nasty election

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Meow! Claws out for Mayor Pete at LA Democratic debate

December 20, 2019 12:57 am

The South Bend mayor threw down with mean girls Warren and Klobuchar

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Why is Trump so nervous about impeachment?

December 19, 2019 6:19 pm

He only needs to maintain support from 17 senators

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Pelosi’s impeachment delay is an unforced error

December 19, 2019 6:05 pm

Refusing to hand impeachment articles to the Senate looks like partisan pique because it is

tory

Donald Trump is a Tory

December 19, 2019 5:47 am

Like Benjamin Disraeli and Boris Johnson, the president combines nationalism and liberalism

bernie sanders

Bernie Sanders is no anti-Semite, but his best friends are

December 19, 2019 5:05 am

He’s unfit to lead the Democrats — let alone lead a great nation

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The real impeachment scandal

December 19, 2019 4:29 am

The Democrats are always guilty of what they accuse Trump of

sebastian gorka

Christmas greatness: a Yuletide sermon

December 18, 2019 1:47 pm

Christmas is under attack. It has to be defended

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The Chinese trade deal is a Christmas gift to Xi

December 14, 2019 4:42 pm

The agreement doesn’t mark the end of the trade war. It is, at best, a truce

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Trump’s Chinese tariffs are simply a scare tactic

December 13, 2019 5:37 pm

The president is often described as unpredictable, but he is really quite easy to read

Can anyone lay a glove on Donald Trump?

December 13, 2019 5:23 pm

The president turns the tormentors into the tormented

election

What went wrong in the UK election?

December 13, 2019 3:52 pm

Clearly I failed to insult people I disagreed with frequently enough

boris

Boris Johnson’s triumph is Trump’s as well

December 13, 2019 7:01 am

The challenge that Trump faces is to secure his coalition as effectively as Johnson has done

NRA

The NRA’s next spokesperson should be a teenager

December 12, 2019 5:14 pm

I’m sure the media would handle critics of their spokeskid with the grace and demeanor they do with attacks on Greta Thunberg

kamala harris

Kamala Harris is not your vice president

December 12, 2019 1:32 pm

Her terrible campaign proves she has nothing to add

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Trump’s ‘Jew shenanigans’

December 12, 2019 12:58 pm

The president leads where the media and politicians fail

dave eggers

Dave Eggers’s satire on Trump is somewhat heavy-handed

December 12, 2019 12:06 pm

The Captain and the Glory by Dave Eggers reviewed

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Andrew Sullivan: The evidence against Trump is overwhelming

December 12, 2019 9:50 am

I’m one of those people who find the holiday season the darkest time of the year

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Ukrainegate is destined to fall flat

December 11, 2019 1:23 pm

Impeachment merely intensifies the polarization in politics that everyone worries about. That suits Trump just fine

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How Democrats lost the Impeachment War — and probably 2020

December 11, 2019 5:46 am

The party is struggling to adapt to the 21st century

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Trump’s common-sense response to the Saudi shooter

December 10, 2019 9:22 am

The Saudi Arabia of today is not the Saudi Arabia of 2001

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Sturm und Drang at the impeachment hearings

December 9, 2019 6:58 pm

There’s now a definitive narrative of how Giuliani orchestrated the removal of an American ambassador