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Casualty Lists From the Kavanaugh Battle

After a 50-year siege, the great strategic fortress of liberalism has fallen. With the ele...

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The Huge Stakes of Thursday’s Confrontations

Thursday is shaping up to be the Trump presidency's "Gunfight at O.K. Corral." That day...

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The Late Hit on Judge Kavanaugh

Upon the memory and truthfulness of Christine Blasey Ford hangs the Supreme Court nominati...

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Hillary Clinton

Hillary’s Watergate?

After posting Friday’s column, “A Presidency from Hell,” about the inves...

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Elizabeth Warren

What Happened to the Wall Street Sheriff?

Elizabeth Warren is a no-good, stinkin"€™ fraud. Yes, we"€™re all familiar with her e...

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Deep State of the Union

The 20th-century Turkish concept of a "€œdeep state"€ first spread to other Mediterra...

District of Corruption

Scrums Along the Potomac

The most recent moment of defining culture for the DC metropolis wasn"€™t the finagling ...

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Brave New World

The first reports in early May of 1960 were that a U.S. weather plane, flying out of Turke...

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The Beltway Lies of the Obamacare War

“In wartime, truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard ...

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President Barack Obama and Rev. Al Sharpton

Leading From Behind Al Sharpton

“The First Black President ... Spoke First as a Black American,” ran the banne...

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Turned by the Spooks

One of the upsides to living in the panopticon is the ability to call powerful people on t...

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The Illusion of Difference

In response to a speech by President Obama at Ohio State on May 5 criticizing those who wa...

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The Opacity of Transparency

One day after Barack Obama's victory in 2008, the president-elect's campaign team launched...

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Senator Chuck Hagel

The Republican Obsession

If last week’s hearing for Chuck Hagel raised questions about his capacity to be sec...