A history: From Podunk to nimrod

Sooner or later, every political columnist quotes George Santayana, and this is my week. If you have...

On unemployment, Pelosi cares more about a win than the American people

It should not be this hard to reach a bipartisan compromise when it comes to the $600-a-week...

The virus of anarchy

I have very good reasons to be worried about catching the coronavirus. I fit...

All of us need to help revitalize our democracy

Amid all the troubles occupying our attention, one of the more worrisome is also one of the...

The loathsome Lincoln Project

A couple of erstwhile Republican operatives who notably failed to elect Republican presidents are now trying to...

The GOP needs a lot of gap years

It should now be clear to everyone: The Republican Party is incapable of governing.

The election must not be delayed

We are less than 100 days before the November election and on Thursday, President Trump suggested via...

Educators prepare to take their place on front lines

Health care workers, first responders and essential services employees have endured the anxiety since March.

Let the politicians act like politicians; the rest of us should be better

In an election year, we all grow used to politicians twisting one another’s words for maximum advantage....

Pandemic v. Protestors

Decent Americans who are feeling perplexed today shouldn’t be ashamed about it. There is good reason to...