US Politics

christopher hitchens

The uneasy legacy of Christopher Hitchens

July 25, 2019 2:21 pm

What will become of the Hitch?

beijing biden

The problem of Beijing Biden

July 24, 2019 6:27 pm

The former VP’s campaign is teetering – but maybe not for the reason he thinks

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The tedious failure of the Mueller hearings

July 24, 2019 6:16 pm

Robert Mueller capped a distinguished career of public service with an undistinguished performance

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Mueller testifies – Trump wins

July 24, 2019 5:07 pm

The special counsel’s performance evokes sympathy – but the president emerges stronger as a result

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The painful, pointless testimony of Robert S. Mueller III

July 24, 2019 4:14 pm

I almost felt sorry for the former special counsel

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Senior Democrat: Mueller is ‘losing his faculties’

July 24, 2019 7:39 am

A nasty rumor circulates concerning the special counsel – and it doesn’t come from Republicans

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‘Doubling down’ is Donald Trump’s greatest triumph

July 24, 2019 6:42 am

The president is becoming a symbol of good for everyone who does not think he is a symbol of evil

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Who is still a member of Turning Point USA at this point?

July 22, 2019 1:26 pm

The president addresses their Teen Student Action Summit this week

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Trump joins the A$AP Mob

July 20, 2019 1:09 pm

A$AP Rocky needs help, so of course the celebrity-addicted president is stepping in

josh hawley

The talented Mr Hawley

July 20, 2019 12:42 pm

What to make of the freshman senator already dominating the Right?

mark levin

Mark Levin puts war first and America last

July 19, 2019 4:40 pm

His bleating about Rand Paul is pathetic

detroit

What will anyone learn from the Detroit debates?

July 19, 2019 3:42 pm

The Democratic circus is heading for the Midwest

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The progressive crusade for DC statehood

July 19, 2019 12:43 pm

Local advocates are skeptical of Democrats running away with the issue

iran

Can Trump break the cycle of mistrust with Iran?

July 19, 2019 11:37 am

It might seem improbable. But then again, there isn’t much with Trump that doesn’t

ilhan omar

Ilhan Omar is a troll

July 19, 2019 9:04 am

Can Democrats rise above partisanship to condemn Omar for her rhetoric and campaigns?

mueller

What to ask Mueller

July 19, 2019 6:47 am

The special counsel, like Garbo, just wants to be left alone. But his report leaves some very important questions unanswered

beto

The rise and fall of Beto O’Rourke

July 18, 2019 6:03 am

Smooth oratory on countertops will only get you so far

presidency

The presidency unchained

July 17, 2019 5:14 pm

When it comes to war powers, conservatives are at odds with the Framers of the Constitution

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The nationalist surprise

July 17, 2019 1:18 pm

The movement is beginning because conventional politics is at an end

white supremacy

The white supremacy phantom

July 17, 2019 4:53 am

Does Donald Trump’s habit of tweaking the commentariat mean he must be impeached?

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The new nationalism is here

July 16, 2019 12:45 pm

And Peter Thiel and Tucker Carlson are its stars.

Rashida Tlaib anti-semitism

Is universalism the true cause of left-wing anti-Semitism?

July 16, 2019 6:04 am

Karl Marx was an anti-Semite and a Jew, and socialism inherits and adapts Jewish ideas of social justice and the day of judgment

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squad

Donald Trump’s stupid smart attack on ‘the Squad’

July 15, 2019 9:19 am

All he needs to do is push the Democrats left of the American mainstream

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Mayor Pete, alleged homosexual, shall not be mocked

July 14, 2019 10:04 am

The New Republic bends over and takes one for corporate neoliberalism