Eugene Robinson

02/03/2016 - 9:00am

Whoever wins Monday in Iowa, and whoever eventually wins the presidential nominations, one thing is already clear: Traditional politics and politicians have failed.

    That glaring fact is still difficult for the establishments of both parties to grasp. I mean, surely...

01/09/2016 - 7:00pm

    What do you think the response would be if a bunch of black people, filled with rage and armed to the teeth, took over a federal government installation and defied officials to kick them out? I'm pretty sure it wouldn't be wait-and-see.

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01/04/2016 - 7:00pm

You probably noticed that 2015 was pretty weird. But hey, it's a brand new year -- a fresh start, a blank slate, an unwritten script. In 2016, what could possibly go wrong?

    Uh, where to begin?

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01/02/2016 - 7:00pm

    History will remember 2015 as the year when The Republican Party As We Knew It was destroyed by Donald Trump. An entity called the GOP will survive -- but can never be the same.

    Am I overstating Trump's impact, given that not a single vote has been cast?...

12/25/2015 - 8:00am

    It is no longer possible to think of "the Republican Party" as a coherent political force. It is nothing of the sort -- and the Donald Trump insurgency should be seen as a symptom of the party's disintegration, not the cause.

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12/19/2015 - 2:00pm

    If Ted Cruz is the Republican Party's cure for Donald Trump, the antidote may be worse than the poison.

     With polls showing the Texas senator rising to challenge the bombastic billionaire nationwide...

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