Politics and History

On Being A Great Ex-President

Jimmy Carter may not have been a great president, but he is a great ex-president. Read the rest of this entry »

Chaos President

President Donald Trump is the master of chaos, which he uses to his political advantage. But, is chaos an effective governing strategy? Read the rest of this entry »

Nothing Changed

The public and Congress need to see the Mueller report to determine the level of corruption and criminality in the Trump administration. Read the rest of this entry »

Speaking Ill of the Dead

Only President Donald Trump is capable of gratuitous attacks on the dead. Will his party rebuke him for it? Read the rest of this entry »

Time To Worry

President Donald Trump’s rhetoric threatens American constitutional norms. Read the rest of this entry »

How Do You Like Them Apples?

“Applegate,” a trivial matter that reveals so much about President Donald Trump. Read the rest of this entry »

Omar, Trump, and Anti-Semitism

Representative Ilhan Omar’s comments about Israel and American lobby groups have touched off controversy. Were they anti-Semitic? Read the rest of this entry »

Who’s Winning Now?

For someone who boasts of unprecedented winning, President Donald Trump has been losing a lot lately. Read the rest of this entry »

Trump Endangers Humanity

President Donald Trump’s denial of climate change puts humanity at risk. Read the rest of this entry »

The Don and His Consigliere

Michael Cohen detailed — with documents — wrongdoing by Donald Trump that occurred both before and after Trump became president. Read the rest of this entry »