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The Travel Ban Stands and the Legacy of the Roberts CourtHow will we look back on the Supreme Court’s decision on the travel ban?
Detained Without Trial: a History of Concentration CampsWhy the rhetoric being used about the detention centers along the border should alarm us.
Manafort Goes to JailThe Trump campaign chairman started his day with a smile in a courthouse cafeteria and ended it behind bars.
The Black Widow, the Giant, and the Tallest Tower in EuropeWhat does an Olympic weightlifter have to do with the Russia scandal?
Trumpcast Live From BrooklynMichael Avenatti joins the panel to discuss his day in court and the future of the Trump presidency.
Can You Indict the President?A constitutional lawyer talks about the scenario that keeps him up night.
Draconian and Cruel Immigration PoliciesThe Trump administration is succeeding at one thing: being cruel to immigrants.
A Torture Victim Speaks to Gina HaspelTrump’s CIA director nominee has overseen torture programs and now she’s being rewarded for it.
A Slush Fund for Playmates, an Oligarch, and the President?Michael Cohen’s Delaware LLC has paid out hush money, but is it taking bribes too?
Michael Avenatti Is Beating Trump at His Own GameStormy Daniels’ lawyer has the Trump syndicate tangling themselves in all sorts of lies.
Reading Into the Leak of the Mueller QuestionsThe list of topics that Mueller is interested in is impressive, but why did it leak in the first place?
The Book and Memos of James ComeyIn his new book, you find James Comey the writer, the truth teller, and the fallible human being.
Civility as a CudgelHow “civility” has been used in the past to silence those seeking to change the status quo.
The Reality of Family Separation and “Zero Tolerance”How the Trump administration’s policy is leaving its stain on America.
Clown YaltaTrump and Kim Jong-un both got what they wanted at the summit—press coverage and validation.
Our Pardon-Giving President Perverts the PardonWho gets pardoned shouldn’t be about who you know and how it will affect your poll numbers.
Gearing Up for a Subpoena ShowdownWhy would the president’s lawyers all but admit guilt in the obstruction case in their letter to Mueller?
An Encyclopedia of Trump’s DishonestyTrump clearly lies all the time, but not everything he says is a lie.
Trump’s Challenge to Prosecutorial IndependenceThe president’s demand to the Department of Justice is wildly inappropriate, but is it illegal?
The Psychic Tyranny of Shakespeare’s TyrantsHow the work of the playwright is useful to understanding our modern politics.
Trump Withdraws From Iran Deal in Spiteful FashionWith no sound reasoning or backup plan, Trump just spiked another one of Barack Obama’s accomplishments.
The Real Answer to Russian DisinformationLiberal democracies are responsible for fighting back against disinformation. Unfortunately, Trump isn’t helping.
Dreaming of Hillary on the Campaign TrailHow a New York Times reporter became an “unwitting agent of Russian intelligence.”
Us vs. Them Told in Two PartsThe Muslim ban heads to the Supreme Court. Plus, Macron tries to carry the torch for the globalists.
How the Southern District of New York Flips Made MenWhat can the prosecution of organized crime units tell us about the investigations surrounding Donald Trump?