Author Archives: Barbara Boland
In a move sure to flummox the warmongers and national security elite, Trump proposes a “Make Iran Great Again” plan.
The hawks are in their element today, screeching for air strikes and promising cake walks.
Dogged by family violence and ties to industry, the ex-Boeing man is no longer Trump’s choice for top job.
Ayatollah Khamenei, who was visiting with Japan’s prime minister at the time, calls Washington’s charges ‘suspicious.’
Sick of war and war profiteering, this Congressman shows what happens when lawmakers actually do their jobs.
An unlikely group of Republicans and Democrats are tired of Saudi impunity and demanding congressional review.
The likely new secretary of defense may be the weakest link in the cabinet—which is exactly what Trump’s chief advisor wants.
How can we address the worldwide persecution of Christians when some won’t even use the word?
Journalists were left stumbling over their words and wondering whether Bill Clinton’s impeachers had a point.
Rather than expunging information about the killer, we should be confronting evil head on.
The college bribery scandal reveals an ugly truth: our society is unjust, dominated by a small elite.
When the GOP madly went after President Andrew Johnson, Senator Edward G. Ross ruined his own career to thwart them.
Once a powerful voice against executive overreach, they’re perfectly fine with big deficits and the ends justifying the means.
Congress has stared into it and realized it doesn’t care. This latest spending bill is a travesty.
And his tense exchange with Trump underscores everything that’s wrong with our politics.
As the Pittsburgh shooting showed, we increasingly prefer tribe-affirming stories to Occam’s Razor.
Here, reputations are being destroyed, the Supreme Court confirmation process debased into a Colosseum fight.
Partisanship will make those who have suffered from sexual assault less likely to be believed, not more.
Few legal scholars have defined “high crimes and misdemeanors” as narrowly—or consistently—as he has.
Health care premiums are soaring. If Congress doesn’t grow a backbone and act, they’ll cede the issue to the left forever.← Older posts Newer posts →
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