This CNN article, and the conventional wisdom it recites, is so wrong that you have to wonder if the author … More
Honestly, if you’re a Republican today, I don’t know how you are going to find time to vote. The TV … More
The President said something recently that was a little wild. Wait, hear me out. I know the President says lots … More
GUNNISON, COLORADO — Since the Supreme Court announced its decision in the controversial case Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, business has … More
Loretta Lynch reclined in her airplane seat and allowed herself to relax. It had been a demanding day for the nation’s first African American female attorney general, and she knew she deserved to tune out the world for at least one flight. The air conditioning on her plane was good, as usual – a perk of government service, and one she was thankful for after two days’ worth of overcrowded meetings on arcane legal issues in the middle of a desert. Outside, she could see the oppressive heat reflecting off the pavement of the tarmac. Phoenix, she thought, as a shiver of disgust passed through her bones. Nothing good happens in Phoenix.
This Masha Gessen piece in the New York Review of Books is very good and everyone should read it and … More
My thesis in this essay is very limited: not every Trump vote is a vote that either supports or tacitly approves of racism
This works best if you imagine it in Trump’s voice. I have changed none of weirdo Billy Bush’s or poor … More