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Benjamin Parker

Benjamin Parker is a senior editor at The Bulwark. His writing has been published in The Weekly Standard, The Wall Street JournalThe Washington Examiner, and The Hill. He holds a B.A. in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics and Russian and East European Studies from the University of Pennsylvania.


Articles by Benjamin Parker

July 27, 2021 5:30 am

Should Lauren Boebert Visit Auschwitz?

For our leaders to casually drop Nazi and Holocaust references as insults for their opponents is both morally obtuse and dangerous.
Benjamin Parker
May 17, 2021 5:30 am

The GOP’s Telltale Signs of Authoritarianism

Trump dominates its money and its mind.
Benjamin Parker
April 20, 2021 7:47 pm

Anti-Anti-Chauvinism

Conservative trolls are the REAL victims!
Benjamin Parker
February 12, 2021 7:58 pm

The 10 Worst Moments from Trump’s “Defense”

The former president got the impeachment defense he deserved.
Benjamin Parker
February 11, 2021 5:30 am

GOP Senators Support the ‘January Exception’

By voting to halt the impeachment trial, 44 Republicans showed they believe misdeeds in a president’s last weeks in office are unpunishable.
Benjamin Parker
February 9, 2021 3:17 pm

Watch the House Managers’ Video Montage of the Attack on the Capitol

Today, in the first day of Donald Trump’s second impeachment trial, the Senate is hearing arguments from the House impeachment…
Benjamin Parker
January 17, 2021 6:00 pm

House Republicans Look Pathetic Compared to Navalny

Days after all but ten GOP representatives showed their spinelessness by opposing impeachment, Russia’s opposition leader braves Putin’s wrath to return home.
Benjamin Parker
January 12, 2021 5:30 am

The Alt-Right Is Now the Entire Right

The voices of reason, reality, and responsibility are a cowering minority in the Republican party.
Benjamin Parker
August 7, 2020 5:30 am

Trump Got Bored with Venezuela

Elliott Abrams, the U.S. special representative for Venezuela, has now been given the Iran portfolio, too.
Benjamin Parker
June 12, 2020 5:34 am

Where is the DOJ Civil Rights Division?

Policing the police is a core reason the Department of Justice exists in the first place. But Attorney General Barr continues to defend the questionable actions of federal law enforcement officers.
Benjamin Parker