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Benjamin Parker

Benjamin Parker is a senior editor at The Bulwark. His writing has been published in The Weekly Standard, The Wall Street JournalThe Washington Examiner, and The Hill. He holds a B.A. in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics and Russian and East European Studies from the University of Pennsylvania.


Articles by Benjamin Parker (page 4)

October 30, 2019 5:44 am

What the New Impeachment Vote Means for Trump’s Defenders

New rules are likely to make the impeachment proceedings more transparent—depriving critics of their chief argument.
Benjamin Parker
October 29, 2019 5:44 am

Giuliani’s Hot Mess

The president’s lawyer—or former lawyer? or de facto ambassador?—faces some hard choices.
Benjamin Parker
October 21, 2019 5:46 am

The Grim Prospect of a Trump Second Term

If you think things are bad now…
Benjamin Parker
October 18, 2019 5:29 am

Jane Fonda Arrested in Latest Political Stunt

Her brand of activism—used most infamously back in the Vietnam years—helps no one but her publicist.
Benjamin Parker
October 15, 2019 5:33 am

Unfriendly Skies: Trump Wants to Scrap Valuable Intelligence Treaty

The president reportedly intends to pull the U.S. out of the Open Skies Treaty—will his party push back?
Benjamin Parker
October 4, 2019 11:30 am

Jacob Wohl and Rudy Giuliani or Rosencrantz and Guildenstern?

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Distractions
Benjamin Parker
September 26, 2019 3:59 pm

Memo to Trump: The Whistleblower Is Not a Spy

And he didn’t commit treason.
Benjamin Parker
September 25, 2019 11:33 am

Trump to Zelensky: ‘We Do a Lot for Ukraine’

The big takeaways from the release of the memo describing the president's call with Volodymyr Zelensky.
Benjamin Parker
September 25, 2019 5:27 am

Why Trump’s Ukraine Shenanigans are Actually Good for … Vladimir Putin

A little history lesson on Ukraine, the European Union and American foreign policy.
Benjamin Parker
September 17, 2019 11:05 am

Why Does Kamala Harris Hate the Constitution?

Her policy proposals all start with violating its terms.
Benjamin Parker