Bulwark Originals

October 19, 2019 5:52 am

Through a Glass Darkly: Donald Trump’s “Great Deals” With World Leaders

How mirror imaging is leading the president to misread complex international relationships.
Shay Khatiri
October 18, 2019 10:17 am

Trump to Kurds: Ethnic-Cleanse Yourselves

Donald Trump, Mike Pence, and Mike Pompeo just made a deal with Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to give his…
Philip Rotner
October 18, 2019 5:29 am

Jane Fonda Arrested in Latest Political Stunt

Her brand of activism—used most infamously back in the Vietnam years—helps no one but her publicist.
Benjamin Parker
October 18, 2019 5:27 am

Meet Trump’s Illuminati Scholar

They’ve done it. Finally, the Trump administration has reached its logical conclusion. The presidency that began with Alex Jones and…
Jim Swift
October 18, 2019 5:02 am

Trump Made Two Big Mistakes in the Trade War

He discounted both allies and domestic politics.
Nicholas Grossman
October 17, 2019 3:18 pm

Are the President’s Advisers on Strike?

Trump’s juvenile letter to Erdogan suggests that responsible White House staffers are pulling a ‘John Galt.’
Robert Tracinski
October 17, 2019 7:14 am

Elizabeth Warren’s Big Weakness: She Doesn’t Tell the Truth

I’m not anti-Warren by any means. I like her—my policy preferences tend to be reasonably close to her policy preferences.
Jonathan V. Last
October 17, 2019 5:31 am

Going Wobbly in Syria

Trump’s betrayal of Syria’s Kurds is unpardonable. It's also a strategic blunder that will hasten American decline.
Brian Stewart
October 17, 2019 4:31 am

One Big Reason “Bad But Not Impeachable” Is Wrong

It's like saying we'll wait to see if Lance Armstrong wins the Tour de France before we decide whether or not he was doping.
Tim Miller
October 16, 2019 10:32 am

Tulsi Gabbard’s “Regime-Change War” Is a Fraud

Tulsi Gabbard is many things, but among them is this unfortunate fact: She is the ideological heir Ramsey Clark, LBJ’s…
Shay Khatiri