Paul Krugman has a good column, that reminds me of Orwell’s dictum that “we have now sunk to a depth at which the restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men.” .
Leave aside the “policy” considerations of allowing our allies in a war against ISIS to be massacred, after lying to them about our intentions. What has become clear today is that Trump ma
In a remarkable announcement late Sunday night, the White House said that United States forces in northern Syria would move aside in advance of a planned Turkish military offensive. The move marks a m
If it keeps on raining . . . Mark Zaid, the attorney representing the whistleblower who sounded the alarm on President Donald Trump’s dealings with Ukraine and trig
As I believe Rene Descartes once asked in Latin: What the fuck is happening? Que mierda es esto: MENENDEZ STATEMENT FOLLOWING BRIEFING FROM STATE DEPARTMENT INSPECTOR GENERAL WASHINGTON – U.S. Senat
One of Donald Trump’s defining characteristics is that he’s an enormous whiner. He wallows in self-pity, constantly claiming that no one in his position has ever been so maltreated, that h
Meagan Day, who writes for Jacobin, is criticizing Elizabeth Warren for having the temerity to characterize herself as having been a teacher: A few comments: (1) In Warren’s case, the fact that
I’m just old enough to remember Watergate. I was 14 when Nixon resigned, and I recall reading an op-ed in Time or Newsweek a few days after Nixon was removed, marveling about how here in America