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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Looney Tunes: The Rot on the Right Isn't Going Away Anytime Soon Apr 20, 2021

Hot tempers at last week's House hearing on the battle against COVID-19 highlighted again the hatred... Read More

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Revenge of the Nerd: Across the Divide, Bernie Sanders Breaks Through Apr 13, 2021

Bernie Sanders was never the most all-American of presidential candidates. The Brooklyn-born sociali... Read More

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Rump Party: The Face of the GOP Is Not a Pretty One Apr 06, 2021

Former House Speaker John Boehner's new book landed just in time to underscore the point that Republ... Read More

Time to Go: Protecting Voters' Rights Means Easing the Filibuster's Stranglehold Mar 30, 2021

Folk singer Phil Ochs was biting about one state's especially noxious mistreatment of Black American... Read More