The sad redundancy of ‘hate’ prosecution

Juxtaposition isn’t everything, but it’s an often-overlooked tool that can help us think about public events. It can be provocative, even illuminating....

Might the Democratic push for reparations benefit Trump?

Tiptoeing along the edge of caricature, Sen. Elizabeth Warren says: Native Americans should be “at the table” with African-Americans for a “robust...

Michael Cohen was supposed to provide ‘bombshell’ testimony. It didn’t explode.

Michael Cohen was supposed to provide “bombshell” testimony against President Trump. Well, the bombshell didn’t explode. 

Don’t root for a Trump primary challenge

The race for 2020 is taking shape, although there are still significant unknowns, including whether Donald Trump will get a serious primary...

The irony of a telemarketing call on Charles Ponzi’s birthday

I don’t think the caller enjoyed the irony as much as I did Sunday when my cell phone rang mid-afternoon while I...

So, Schultz would spoil the splendor of today’s party duopoly?

As an upbeat Howard Schultz tucked into lunch here recently he was having a good week because Democrats were having an awful...

Trump’s most important week

Last week was the most important in the Trump presidency — and not simply because the president’s former lawyer presented documentary evidence...

Gov. Holcomb to push for hate crime law with a list

If there’s a bright, shiny object in the General Assembly at the midway point, it is one that has been fashioned with...

Trump’s wall of protection breached

Normally, presidents who are in trouble exploit historic foreign policy moments to associate themselves with the majesty...

Trump’s fatal attraction

The good news is that the Trump-Kim summit in Hanoi, Vietnam, did not result in a deal...