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steve bannon

Donald Trump’s most avid supporters are truly concerned. The president and his administration, they frequently contend, are being sabotaged. The saboteurs vary, depending on the issue...
Jared Kushner

As President Donald Trump embraces yet another persona in his quest to strike a viable presidential posture, Americans are wrestling with some contradictions. What is...
donald trump

These are confusing times to be a self-described “true believer” in Donald Trump and Trumpism. Trump's most passionate supporters might not have yet lost faith in...
Mike Flynn

Even supporters of President Trump would have to admit that his first few months in office have been chaotic, what with the ill-advised executive order...

On the last podcast of the week, Abe Greenwald and I (Noah Rothman being away) attempt to steady ourselves despite the tsunami of news that...
Steve Bannon

In their confirmation hearings, many of President Trump’s national security appointees--including Jim Mattis, Rex Tillerson, John Kelly, and Nikki Haley--expressed disagreement with his views on...

Our latest podcast features me and Abe Greenwald and Noah Rothman wondering at the trifecta of Trump's second weekend—an executive order that created a mass...
donald trump

Maybe the most pernicious myth in American politics is also among the most cherished. It is the faith-based conviction that the federal government can be...
Steve Bannon

The key problem with Steve Bannon, Donald Trump's newly named strategist, isn't that he's an anti-Semite. He may be, though the only piece of...

John Podhoretz is out on assignment this week. Filling in, Abe Greenwald and Noah Rothman dig into a weekend of anti-Trump protests and some violence,...
Paul Manafort

Paul Manafort is out. The Trump campaign’s now former chairman had become a liability and, following a series of press investigations, had been implicated in...
Steve Bannon

Earlier this week, pressed in an interview with the editorial board of the Miami Herald, Marco Rubio insisted that he still supported the Republican presidential...