Bulwark Originals (page 3)

June 12, 2019 1:36 pm

How Franklin Graham Is Perverting His Father’s Legacy

He’s turning the ministry into a tool for partisan politics.
Susan Wright
June 12, 2019 5:18 am

Big Government to the Rescue?

The dangerous allure of “wartime conservatism.”
Christian Vanderbrouk
June 12, 2019 4:51 am

Why Is Congress Letting This Man Set America’s Trade Policy?

Are Republicans in Congress finally ready to play hardball with Trump on trade? That was the scuttlebutt last…
Andrew Egger
June 12, 2019 4:12 am

Only the Blockchain Can Save Us from Deepfakes

Your phone rings or perhaps it’s Skype or Facetime. You answer the call and it’s your mom. She’s calling to…
Yevgeny Simkin
June 11, 2019 11:02 am

Why Has the White House Been Silent on the Hong Kong Protests?

Protesters demanding basic civil rights could use a friend in Washington.
Benjamin Parker
June 11, 2019 5:35 am

The Problem With the Democrats’ ‘No Enemies to the Left’ Strategy

There is simply no empirical evidence that a fundamentally centrist country is teeming with uninspired progressives who do not vote.
Greg Weiner
June 11, 2019 5:24 am

The Old School Grift of Mitch McConnell and Elaine Chao

Trump-era grifting is unique in its shamelessness. McConnell and his wife harken back to a simpler (and more enduring) time.
Andrew Egger
June 10, 2019 12:34 pm

Only the Best Deals: How Trump Got Pantsed By Mexico

The idea that Donald Trump successfully used the threat of tariffs to force Mexico to agree to an immigration deal…
Philip Rotner
June 10, 2019 5:06 am

The Definitive Explanation of Why Donald Trump Is Bane from The Dark Knight Rises

A couple weeks ago in the TRIAD (you should subscribe!) I did a little riff about how Donald Trump’s…
Jonathan V. Last
June 10, 2019 5:04 am

No, We’re Not Going to War With Iran

Contrary to what you may have heard from Washington’s chattering classes, the United States is not…
Marc C. Johnson