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Trumpism Corrupts

January 15, 2021 5:47 am

An Administration Bookended by Lies

From his tweets to his press secretaries’ statements to his terrible COVID briefings, Trump’s term has been a series of falsehoods.
Brian Karem
January 6, 2021 5:30 am

Pennsylvania GOP’s Anti-Democratic Maneuver Is a Warning

The nakedly cynical—and perfectly Trumpian—ploy in the state senate.
Robert Davis Edelman
December 31, 2020 5:30 am

Crimes, Crises, and Coup

The longing to belong that has led Trump’s supporters to forgive his failings and embrace his misdeeds.
Brian Karem
December 18, 2020 5:30 am

The Top 10 Worst Trump-Enabling Takes of 2020

As we bid a not-so-fond farewell to 2020, here’s a look back at some of the political lowlights.
Amanda Carpenter
December 4, 2020 5:30 am

They’re Fine With It

Republicans have no qualms with Trump’s dangerous conspiracy theories—until they get tangled up in them themselves.
Amanda Carpenter
December 4, 2020 5:30 am

Michael Cohen on What Trump Wants Now

The president’s longtime lawyer, still serving out his federal sentence, explains his former boss’s post-election maneuvering.
Brian Karem
November 24, 2020 5:30 am

Trump’s GOP is Increasingly Racist and Authoritarian—and Here to Stay

Having already forsaken Republican principles and policies, his supporters are now willing to forsake reality, too.
Richard North Patterson
November 18, 2020 5:05 am

Lindsey Graham Is the Worst

A former staffer explains why Graham is everything that’s wrong with American politics.
Nicholas Connors
October 22, 2020 5:36 am

Donald Trump Ruined Conservatism. Don’t Let Him Ruin Patriotism.

The president discredits everything he touches. His poisonous form of patriotism is a danger to our civic health.
Mona Charen
October 10, 2020 5:30 am

The Trumpist Death Cult

The president is an egotistical, narcissistic shaman who promises his adoring worshipers that he will right all wrongs.
Brian Karem