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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Good and Smart: Warren's Bill Boosting Low-Income Renter Households Makes Sense Jul 07, 2020

While comfortable Americans are passing the pandemic studying their favorite restaurants' takeout sc... Read More

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The Silencer: With the Stakes Getting High, the President Tightens the Muzzle Jun 30, 2020

It isn't easy being Donald Trump these days: so many people to silence and so little time. Muzzling ... Read More

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Exit Ramp: As Dumpster Fire Worsens, Voters Seem Ready to Give Trump the Boot Jun 23, 2020

It's been another bad stretch for Donald Trump. The president's terrible, horrible, no-good, very ba... Read More

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In His Own Right: Amid a Pandemic, Joe Kennedy III Turns Heads Jun 16, 2020

The inhabitants of Chelsea, Massachusetts, have known tough times for a long time, long before the C... Read More