May 16, 2022
The reenactment of Jan. 6 in summer hearings, reminiscent of the Watergate hearings 50 years earlier, will bring Trump to center stage just as the final ruling by the Supreme Court overturning Roe will trigger laws prohibiting abortion. It could be a long and hot summer.
May 12, 2022
We must put aside what divides us as Democrats, put aside ideological purity in favor of family values, turning the Democratic Party into the big tent that Republicans never could create, so beholden were they to the right.
May 7, 2022
My Republican friends. After decades of campaigning against Roe, you are, finally, about to see what it means to be on the wrong side of abortion politics.
May 2, 2022
Reports of random shootings of civilians for no reason at all raise terrible questions about the human condition. Is this how human beings treat each other when they know they will get away with it? The banality of evil.
Apr 29, 2022
First, what will Musk allow and, more importantly, not allow, in his town square? Second, what will government regulators, here and around the world, do about it?
Apr 25, 2022
The only former president of the United States to ever make a living teaching constitutional law came to Stanford University last Thursday to propose greater regulation of speech both by the government and by private companies."So much of the conversation around...
Apr 21, 2022
People are sick of masks. And enforcement? The minute the flight attendants tell you that you can take off your mask to drink water, the game begins. Remove and sip. Sorry, I was sipping. Sipping patrol is not why anyone signed up to be a flight attendant.
Apr 16, 2022
The stubborn correlation between race and crime breeds institutional racism within even more representative departments. It is a challenge no one wants to confront but one that will complicate any effort to take back the streets.