No doubt you have heard that this presidential election is the most consequential since the Civil War era, and that, dear readers, is not fake news.
No one is immune from Trump’s virus of pugnacity, not even Attorney General William Barr or Republican senators Susan Collins of Maine, Ben Sasse of Nebraska or John Cornyn of Texas, and certainly not Dr. Anthony Fauci.
October surprises, or should we say, October obnoxiousness is sure to multiply the closer the presidential race gets to the finish line, particularly from the Trump camp as his deficit behind Joe Biden mounts.
Trump, as he puts it, has “stared down COVID-19,” and boldly asserted that the American people should not let the virus upend their lives.
We knew going in that the debate between Trump and Biden would probably be only another opportunity for the occupant of the Oval Office to spew more venom, tell more lies and assure his base that he was just as ...
With the passing of the iconic Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Trump has another way to appeal to his misinformed base as he mulls over several nominees, promising to select a woman.
Last week, much to the consternation of millions, Trump announced that “we’re rounding the corner. We’re rounding the corner on the virus.”
There is no way to determine to the penny how much money Trump has in his campaign war chest, and this is an increasingly pressing issue as the Biden camp rakes in donations and outspends his opponent almost 10 to ...
With his rhetoric laced with venom and accelerant, Trump is on his way to tempest tossed Kenosha, a visit that the governor and mayor of the city have asked him to reconsider.
To get the traditional bump and boost from the GOP national convention Trump, as expected, is resorting to every trick in the book, every tactic and gambit under the sun.
There was no roar of the crowd, no sustained applause from the audience assembled for the virtual Democratic National Convention; still, it commanded enough attention to force Trump to pull another rabbit of distraction from his bottomless reservoir.
As a weatherman, epidemiologist, school master, foreign policy expert, environmentalist, economist and almost any other thing calling for insight and expertise, Trump has been a consistent failure.
Trump’s fumbling incisiveness on the pandemic is but the latest iteration of his ignorance, insensibility and total disconnect from reality.
During a stretch of perfidious months under the Trump administration we have invoked the term incipient fascism when describing the conditions Americans faced, particularly the low-income and those living in communities of color.
At last we have about as close as we will get to a clinical psychological profile of Trump, and ironically it comes from his niece Mary Trump.