Eugene Robinson

02/20/2017 - 3:00pm

    President Trump is flailing like a man who fears he's about to go under, and he hasn't even been in office a full month. His instinct is to flee to the warmth and comfort of his political base -- but he will learn that while presidents can run, they can't hide.

    Trump's...

02/12/2017 - 11:00am

    Imagine how Republicans would have reacted if former president Obama had attacked a retailer for dropping his daughter's product line. Or asked senators to confirm a Cabinet pick who said guns are needed in schools to defend against grizzly bears. Or tried to undermine the independence of the...

02/11/2017 - 3:00pm

    No one should have been surprised when President Trump raged that the "so-called judge" who blocked his travel ban should be blamed "if something happens." It is clear by now that the leader of the free world has the emotional maturity of a 2-year-old who kicks, punches and holds his...

02/04/2017 - 8:00pm

    President Trump's refugee ban and travel restrictions are a disgraceful exercise in cruelty. They do nothing to make us safer -- and may, in fact, make us less safe -- but they punish Muslims, and that is his whole point.

    Fear and loathing of...

02/04/2017 - 9:00am

    Senate Democrats should use any and all means, including the filibuster, to block confirmation of President Trump's Supreme Court nominee. They will almost surely fail. But sometimes you have to lose a battle to win a war.

    This is purely about...

01/31/2017 - 8:00pm

    Where to begin? That's the daily question for anyone trying to follow the words and deeds of the new administration, which is like drinking through two fire hoses -- one gushing policy, the other spewing insanity.

    Neither stream can be ignored....

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