Bulwark Originals

February 18, 2019 12:23 pm

Jussie Smollett and the Perils of Greater Wokeness

You’d think partisans would have learned their lesson by now.
Charles Sykes
February 18, 2019 4:40 am

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the Left’s Manic Pixie Dream Girl

Once you see it, you can never unsee it.
Robert Tracinski
February 16, 2019 12:46 pm

UPDATED: Conservative Critics of Trump’s Non-Emergency Declaration, Listed

After declaring a national emergency Friday to reallocate funds to go toward a barrier on the U.S.-Mexico border, President Trump…
Jim Swift
February 16, 2019 4:27 am

Democrats Learning the Perils of Actually Being in Power

Turns out their policies are not so popular when people get the details.
Christian Schneider
February 15, 2019 3:08 pm

No One Hates the Immigration Plan More Than Trump’s Base

The immigration strategy President Trump is now pursuing—signing a wall-free spending bill to keep the government open, then trying to…
Andrew Egger
February 15, 2019 12:33 pm

A Defining Moment for the GOP

President Trump's emergency declaration is a red line for Republicans.
The Editors
February 15, 2019 11:12 am

Five Reasons the National Emergency Is a Huge Waste of Time

Let us start with eminent domain ...
Benjamin Parker
February 15, 2019 5:10 am

Who Will Vote Against Trump’s National Emergency?

Trump is asserting extra-legal executive authority. Will Republicans be willing to stop him?
Andrew Egger
February 15, 2019 4:55 am

The President Is Hallucinating and I Think We Should Be Concerned

Trump is declaring a fictional emergency to complete a wall he hasn't started in response to an incursion that doesn't exist. It's Wayne Hays in the White House.
Tim Miller
February 15, 2019 4:25 am

Trump and Pelosi Want to Bring Back Earmarks; Republicans Shouldn’t Let Them

Pork barrel politics is back from the dead.
John Hart