Ishaan Tharoor has a very good discussion of the broader context of Trump’s meeting with Polish President Andrzej Duda. Though accustomed to lectures from Brussels, Duda and his allies are hopin
We really are living through Nixon redux. Except with an idiot playing the part of Nixon and a totally plaint congress. The Trump White House and its allies, over the past 18 months, assembled detaile
Nancy Pelosi has resumed her rightful role as Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives. Discuss.
Unlike … many people apparently, I don’t think Trump’s rhetoric and embrace of hate groups makes him significantly more alarming than the rest of the GOP. But then, I don’t thi
Man trapped in burning house wants everyone to know smoke is coming from his neighbor’s chimney. WASHINGTON – Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairman Reince Priebus released the following
There’s a great deal of discussion about who would make the worst Republican nominee and/or president. For my own amusement here’s how I rate the GOP’s current top three. Least worst
So I was trying to have a discussion/argument with Henry Farrell on twitter, which was primarily useful for reminding me how much I dislike twitter. I’m still trying to make sense of where he&
Yglesias says what needs to be said about Andrew Sullivan’s meditation on Marc Bloch: But on top of that, though there clearly is a sense in which current American politics is very polarized, th