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March 8, 2023 3:50 pm

How Kevin McCarthy and Tucker Carlson Surrendered to MAGA

The problem isn’t Tucker’s show; it’s how GOP elites submit to radicals.
Amanda Carpenter
January 11, 2023 5:30 am

Why the January 6th Mob Wasn’t Stopped in Time

Transcripts reveal where the bottlenecks were.
Amanda Carpenter
December 28, 2022 5:30 am

Donald Trump’s Dispatches From the Bunker

His posts on Truth Social in the last few days show him ranting and raging—and lying about the Jan. 6th…
Bill Lueders
December 26, 2022 3:42 am

What the Jan. 6th Report Says About the Fake Electors Scheme

“Freaking Trump idiots want someone to fly original elector papers to the senate President.”
Philip Rotner
December 23, 2022 8:41 pm

Donald Trump’s Infamous 187 Minutes

A timeline drawn from the Jan. 6th Committee report makes clear that he wasn’t just dithering as the Capitol was…
William Saletan
December 23, 2022 7:59 pm

The January 6th Report Takeaway: Trump Incited the Riot

Violence was not a coincidence; it was the culmination.
Amanda Carpenter
December 23, 2022 5:30 am

Putting the Jan. 6th Committee Report in the Context of America’s Democratic Story

Our nation is in the midst of a decision about democracy.
Gary Hart
December 21, 2022 5:30 am

What Do the Jan. 6th Committee’s Criminal Referrals Mean for the Special Counsel Investigation?

Congress’s intervention isn’t determinative, but it may matter on the margins.
Paul Rosenzweig
December 20, 2022 2:46 am

Piecing Together What Trump Knew and When He Knew It

The Jan. 6th Committee report establishes a clear record of his intentional lies.
William Saletan
December 20, 2022 1:58 am

Four Crimes: The Jan. 6th Committee Recommends Prosecution for Trump

An overview of the evidence for each of the committee’s criminal referrals.
Amanda Carpenter