Jeff Robbins

Jeff Robbins

Jeff Robbins

Former assistant United States attorney and United States delegate to the United Nations Human Rights Council Jeff Robbins is a veteran attorney who specializes in the First Amendment. Follow his weekly column to hear his liberal take on politics, national security, human rights and the Mideast. Read his full bio here.

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The Full Mussolini: The Proto-Fascist in Chief Goes for Broke Oct 20, 2020

With two weeks to go until we choose our next president and polls continually indicating that Americ... Read More

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Mensch on the Bench: Remembering Massachusetts Chief Justice Ralph Gants Oct 13, 2020

Lawyers are not generally known for their humility, and anyone who has spent much time in courts kno... Read More

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Trashed: On His Way out the Door, the President Leaves America a Mess Oct 06, 2020

In the classic movie "Annie Hall," the narrator tells the timeless joke of the two friends at a Cats... Read More

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When the Shoe Fits: Biden Invokes the F-Word for Trump, and He's Not Wrong Sep 29, 2020

In her 2018 book, "Fascism: A Warning," former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, herself a refu... Read More