Fred Hiatt

02/18/2017 - 3:00pm

    Imagine a successful Trump presidency.

    That is the assignment I gave myself this week as I met with research fellows at the Hoover Institution, a free-market think tank located here on Stanford University's campus, and with Stanford professors. Set aside the initial stumbles and Washington...

02/04/2017 - 7:00pm

    It is not unprecedented for a White House to view the media as the enemy - the "opposition party," as presidential adviser Stephen Bannon labeled us last week.

    But it is vital that we not become that party.

11/08/2016 - 8:00pm

    As the most frightening election of my lifetime draws to a close, I find myself thinking of a teenager I met many years ago in Siberia who was moved to tears after sitting for an exam to win a U.S.- sponsored study trip to the United States.


10/28/2016 - 1:00pm

    Indignant emails roll out of Marco Rubio's Senate office in waves, as if the past year hadn't happened at all.

    President Barack Obama is soft on Cuba, they complain. Obama is soft on Iran....

09/02/2016 - 5:00pm

    The presidential election could be crucial to the future of democracy, and not just in the United States. The global impact of a Donald Trump presidency would be disastrous. But even a Hillary Clinton win won't help reverse the worldwide retrenchment in democracy...

08/20/2016 - 5:00pm

    If he doesn't ultimately win the election and shred our Constitution, the most annoying thing about Donald Trump may end up being this: He forced us to devote so much of our lives to a man who is, fundamentally, a bore.


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