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America Loses Its 'Point of Light' Dec. 04, 2018

Daily Editorials

George H.W. Bush brought to his presidency an old-school idealism rooted in his core belief that pol... Read More

A Tale of Two Presidents Dec. 04, 2018

William Murchison

President Donald Trump and the first lady's graceful tribute to the late George H.W. Bush underscore... Read More

Same Old Poison, Brassy New Salesman Nov. 07, 2018

Joe Conason

Whatever the outcome of the midterm elections, the Republican Party under Donald Trump has awakened ... Read More

Which Politicians Look Like Their Home State? May. 12, 2018

Mark Shields

West Virginia — which, between 2015 and 2016, was the only state to see both more deaths than ... Read More

Us and Those Bushes Apr. 24, 2018

William Murchison

I am not here today comparing the Bushes to any other political tribe or family extant or extinguish... Read More

Touching the Nation Apr. 21, 2018

Mark Shields

She was born into comfort in Manhattan and raised in Rye, a leafy, exclusive suburb in New York's We... Read More

Lessons Learned From Lauer and Other Predators Dec. 03, 2017

Steve Chapman

The list of men credibly accused of sexual assault or harassment has grown to the length of a Charle... Read More

When Is 'Sexual Assault' Not Sexual Assault? Oct. 27, 2017

Mona Charen

Let's look at two pictures side by side and see if we can tell how they're different. In one panel, ... Read More

The Shaming of George H.W. Bush Is Obscene Oct. 27, 2017

Linda Chavez

The recent allegations against former President George H.W. Bush for "sexually assaulting" young wom... Read More

Why the Cuban Missile Crisis Matters Today Mar. 11, 2017

Mark Shields

Gen. Charles de Gaulle, a French hero and statesman who did not lack for self-esteem, once stated, "... Read More

American Elections and the 'Biblical Imperative' Jun. 18, 2016

Mark Shields

History offers little encouragement to either major American party this election year. Sobering for ... Read More

Democrats' 3rd-Term Blues Dec. 19, 2015

Mark Shields

History tends to make Democrats nervous about the 2016 White House election. They know that since 19... Read More

No One Should Be Sad When George H.W. Bush Dies (Probably Soon) Nov. 27, 2015

Ted Rall

The curtain is about to fall on George Herbert Walker Bush, known colloquially as Bush 41. The patri... Read More

Jeb and His Vassals Lose Sight of the Serfs Jul. 16, 2015

Froma Harrop

"In the feudal system," The Oxford English Dictionary says, a vassal is "one holding lands from a su... Read More

The Bush Who Got It Right Jun. 13, 2015

Mark Shields

Long before he, as President George W. Bush's first secretary of state, gave the world a detailed de... Read More

The GOP and Willie Horton, Together Again May. 20, 2015

Roger Simon

A question for Jeb Bush. And this one isn't about his brother. It's about his father. Now that we kn... Read More

The Rising Irrelevance of Obama Mar. 16, 2011

Patrick Buchanan

"This will not stand!" declared George H.W. Bush. He was speaking of Saddam Hussein's inva... Read More