Overt Madness, Covert Purpose

A dive into Trump’s press conference and why the GOP won’t stand up to Trump on Russia.

Feb. 15 2017 6:35 PMA Cry for HelpWhy we need an independent investigation into the president’s ties with Russia.
Feb. 14 2017 2:31 PMThe Return of the Dossier and the End for Flynn?Lawfare’s Susan Hennessey joins Trumpcast to discuss the rush of Russia breaking news.
Feb. 8 2017 3:50 PMTrumpcast Live From WashingtonHow should foreign leaders react to Donald Trump’s 140-character foreign policy?
Feb. 2 2017 3:20 PMThe SCOTUS DilemmaWhat should the Democrats do about President Trump’s selection for the Supreme Court?
Jan. 30 2017 11:48 AMThe President’s Executive DisorderThe distinction between migrant and refugee keeps getting lost, making for bad, immoral policy worldwide.
Jan. 27 2017 3:11 PMThe Worst-Case Scenario for Voting RightsHow President Trump’s false voter fraud allegations can lead us down a dangerous path for voting rights.
Jan. 24 2017 11:10 AMSignals vs. NoiseFareed Zakaria discusses the implications of Donald Trump’s isolationist policies.
Jan. 20 2017 2:05 PMThe Anatomy of a MarchThe head writer of Full Frontal With Samantha Bee talks about making the most of your protest.
Jan. 18 2017 12:44 PMConfirmation ConversionsWhat could be the future of civil rights under Attorney General Jeff Sessions?
Jan. 10 2017 11:15 AMHacks, Twitter, and Building a ResistanceCongressman Adam Schiff talks about the importance of the Russian hacks and their effect on our democracy.
Jan. 5 2017 1:41 PMNarcissistic Personality Disorder, RevisitedHow Donald Trump’s personality can be a danger to us all.
Dec. 20 2016 10:23 AMPutin’s MeddlingHow Vladimir Putin subverted American democracy and other fears of the Trump-Putin alliance.
Dec. 9 2016 1:27 PMThe Good FightWhat are the warning signs that signal the end of liberal democracies?
Dec. 2 2016 11:59 AMManipulating the President-ElectWill Saletan provides us with a handy guide to exploiting Donald Trump’s weaknesses for our benefit.
Nov. 29 2016 1:24 PMThis Could Get UnconstitutionalTaking a deeper look at the Trump administration’s views on a Muslim registry.
Feb. 14 2017 3:07 PMThe Unresolved Conflict of InterestWhat’s stopping President Trump from profiting off his presidency? Nothing.
Feb. 10 2017 2:48 PMNo! They’re Best Friends, Really!Steve Bannon and Reince Priebus want you to know that everything is totally cool—they can even finish each other’s sentences!
Feb. 6 2017 3:18 PMA Time for BromidesA conversation with Yascha Mounk about President Trump’s first two weeks in office.
Jan. 31 2017 5:08 PMThe Magnitsky Act and the Looming Russian DangerWhat are the dangers of President Trump repealing sanctions on Russia?
Jan. 30 2017 11:21 AMNot the New Normal: How the Media Should Cover the Trump Presidency (Live Edition)A panel discussion with top editors about how the media should cover President Trump.
Jan. 26 2017 3:16 PMA Strategy for Dealing with the B.S. ParadeHow should the media cover a president who states outright lies?
Jan. 23 2017 3:51 PMThe Show About the 45th President of the United StatesReflecting on the inauguration of President Donald J. Trump.
Jan. 18 2017 4:23 PMA Message From MoscowAdvice on how to handle a Donald Trump press conference from a Russian journalist who has covered Vladimir Putin.
Jan. 12 2017 2:29 PMA Question of IntelligenceA chat with David Corn about what was (and wasn’t) inside BuzzFeed’s dossier.
Jan. 9 2017 4:10 PMCorporatists, Conservatives, Cronies, and CranksIf Donald Trump’s promise to “drain the swamp” feels like a con, that’s because it is.
Dec. 22 2016 6:52 PMThe End of American LeadershipHow will Donald Trump lead the U.S. into the changing geopolitical landscape? Can he?
Dec. 13 2016 12:23 PMEnemies of the PlanetA conversation about the planetary horrors of appointing Rex Tillerson.
Dec. 6 2016 6:03 PMThe Brilliance of the Carrier DealIs there something Donald Trump understands about jobs that Democrats and Republicans have been missing?
Nov. 29 2016 5:04 PMA Clear and Present Danger to Voting RightsDonald Trump’s latest tweets are laying the foundation to destroy voting rights for millions of Americans.
Nov. 22 2016 12:07 PMHis Rise to PowerTaking a deeper look at what Hitler’s ascendancy can tell us about Donald Trump.