Difficult times also produce heroes. It’s important to recognize them when they emerge.
Here’s the current landscape of active cases against the Trump family as of November, 2019, broken down by category.
Democrats marked gains in difficult environments Tuesday.
We can’t have nice things, because we haven’t gotten serious about financial transparency and campaign finance reform.
As in so many other areas, Trump’s actions are horrifying not because they are unique, but rather for their brazenness.
A political orphan’s guide to current events.
Liberal democracies are facing an existential threat from a new generation of authoritarians borrowing old, discredited ideas. But is it accurate to characterize that threat as “fascist,” and if so, why does it matter?
If we can’t recognize the complexity of ordinary people, the capacity of indifference to spawn horror, then we won’t be prepared to halt its rise.
What the Bidens did and didn’t do in Ukraine is dull, complex, entirely legal, but indicative of the long rot in our democracy. As a result, you’ll never hear it explained on TV.
To quote Bart Simpson, they folded faster than Superman on laundry day.