Like a man embracing his bride while coyly winking over his shoulder at one of his wedding party guests, Donald Trump used the GOP convention to stir passion among the party base while lightly romancing LGBT people.
No presidential candidate since 1952 in Trump's low polling position at this stage of the campaign has won the popular vote.
Before the RNC, the Fiscal Times declared that Trump was "not as much of a drag on the ticket as some feared." After a bad month for the GOP nominee, I decided to test that argument, to see if that was still the case.
The number of Western citizens being detained and thrown in Iran's political jail, Evin prison, is increasing. Most of those being targeted are from W...
If we don't make a determined effort to understand what we've done and take steps to change course, we may defeat Trump but see the root causes of Trumpism fester.
This column has always loved a good rant. Most of the time, we provide our own rant at the end of the column, on a subject too big to be contained in talking points.
Yes, the body of evidence, while large, is circumstantial. But where there's smoke... which makes it all the more imperative that Trump let the press and public see his tax returns so we have a chance at piecing together the truth.
Will she be hounded by the accusation that she doesn't have a true "mandate" from the people?
Donald Trump is not an aberration in the modern Republican Party, though many would wish it were so. In fact, ever since the Republican Party chose, ...
I guess I feel that I am living the life I believe in as openly and honestly and authentically as I possibly can. I think no one can accuse me of hiding my problems with the Mormon church. But I also think that it is worth my effort.
Since January 2016, Iran has executed at least 230 people, that is at least one person a day on average. The number of executions has recently increas...
Donald Trump is right to worry about American sovereignty. But the real threat to our sovereignty isn't imports or immigrants. It's global money influencing our politics.
Even the most casual observers of American politics should recognize how peculiar this is: rather than using LGBTQ individuals and their children as political fodder -- as the rightwing has been doing for decades to turn out their base -- the man sitting atop the 2016 Republican ticket actually seems to be courting our vote.
Madame Secretary, you have said that as president, you'll "break the gridlock in Washington." You have also said that you are good at reaching "across...
Is this what Fox News means by the "liberal bias" and "political correctness" of the media -- that they do not countenance sexual harassment in their workplace?
The tension between Israel and Iran appears to be heightening.