Bulwark Originals

August 16, 2019 5:34 am

The Taliban Is Getting Sick of #Winning

Whatever else you think of him, Donald Trump’s great strength was supposed to be dealmaking. His administration is nearing a…
Shay Khatiri
August 16, 2019 5:31 am

Here’s Exactly What Trump Can Do About Hong Kong

President Trump has not been against the Hong Kong protestors and we should be thankful for that small mercy. But…
John Vecchione
August 15, 2019 5:26 am

Why the Supreme Court Is Broken. And How to Fix It.

Can American democracy be eroding? Don’t our lives reverberate with the cacophony of engagement, anticipating the election of 2020? Isn’t…
Richard North Patterson
August 15, 2019 5:19 am

Woodstock Actually Accomplished Nothing

And yet here we are, marking its 50th anniversary.
Christian Schneider
August 15, 2019 5:09 am

How Russia Is Tempting Fate—And the Next Chernobyl

Putin’s most dangerous weapon system is a threat to his people, but also a source of profit to his oligarchs.
Reuben Johnson
August 14, 2019 2:45 pm

Why the Cease-Fire in the Trade War on Christmas?

It's almost like the president is being a hypocrite or something.
Andrew Egger
August 14, 2019 10:10 am

We Need All the Trump Defectors We Can Get. Even Mooch.

Now is not the time for purity tests.
Rachael Larimore
August 14, 2019 4:52 am

Standing Up to the Moral Outrage Industry

What we can learn from how Yale handled Sarah Braasch and the “napping while black” incident.
Cathy Young
August 13, 2019 1:55 pm

Why Trumpworld Keeps Gaslighting About the ‘Charlottesville Hoax’

Donald Trump's supporters really, really, really, really believe their own narrative.
Andrew Egger
August 13, 2019 5:30 am

Sue Gordon Should Have Made Trump Fire Her

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats will leave his job on August 15. In a normal world, he…
Benjamin Parker