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Brian Karem

Brian Karem is the senior White House correspondent for Playboy magazine. He successfully sued Donald Trump to keep his press pass after Trump tried to suspend it. He has also gone to jail to defend a reporter’s right to keep confidential sources.


Articles by Brian Karem

April 2, 2021 5:58 pm

A Tale of Two Cabinet Meetings

Remember when Donald Trump’s cabinet made a point of publicly sucking up to him? Not so with Biden’s cabinet.
Brian Karem
March 31, 2021 5:30 am

G. Gordon Liddy’s Fighting Ring

He kept his mouth shut about Watergate and went to prison. Then he kept his mouth running for two decades on talk radio.
Brian Karem
March 25, 2021 5:07 pm

Biden: ‘We’ve Got to Prove Democracy Works’

In his first White House press conference—still under COVID restrictions—Joe Biden discussed immigration, running for re-election, and the big stakes of his presidency.
Brian Karem
March 16, 2021 5:30 am

Don’t Debate Immigration on Trump’s Terms

They distort the moral and political realities of the issue.
Brian Karem
March 2, 2021 5:30 am

The Biden White House vs. the Press

New policy discriminates against small outlets and limits coverage of the administration.
Brian Karem
February 26, 2021 5:04 pm

Biden and Khashoggi

Justice demands more.
Brian Karem
February 24, 2021 5:30 am

The Conspiracies and Cruelty of the Trumpist GOP

A legacy of lunacy and lies.
Brian Karem
February 17, 2021 5:30 am

Two Opposing Models of Leadership

In Trump’s second impeachment trial, one key senator showed why he’s a creature of the past while one congressman showed us the future we need.
Brian Karem
February 5, 2021 7:45 pm

The House GOP’s Dangerous Swerves

When it comes to crazy or sane, you have to pick a lane.
Brian Karem
January 29, 2021 6:43 pm

The GOP Has Nothing to Offer

... except division and lies.
Brian Karem