Category: Politics

Why Is the White House Shutting Out MS-13 Victims?

MS-13 is the sum of all evil, or so the Trump administration has been telling us for months. But if you’re a refugee from the gang our president calls “one of the most violent and…

Watching the Deletion of Democracy Before Our Eyes

Larry Harmon hadn’t voted in a while. He sat out the 2012 presidential election, supposedly because he was unimpressed by the choices of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. The software engineer and Navy veteran also…

Trump’s Post-Game North Korea Interviews Were Shockingly Bad

President Trump was fleeced by Kim Jong-un. During Tuesday’s summit between the two world leaders, Trump legitimized Kim’s regime while promising to end joint defense testing with South Korea, something the president’s advisers have repeatedly warned…

How Donald Trump Got Played By a Ruthless Dictator

Before President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un issued their joint statement on Tuesday afternoon in Singapore, before the two men met in private at a luxury hotel on the Singaporean island of Sentosa,…

Let’s Talk About This Cuban-Russian-Chinese Conspiracy

The lede in the New York Times piece was striking in its certainty: A crisis over a mysterious ailment sickening American diplomats and their families — which began in Cuba and recently appeared in China…