Opinion

US President Donald Trump gestures after a press conference following the historic US-North Korea summit in Singapore on June 12, 2018. - Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hailed their historic summit on June 12 as a breakthrough in relations between Cold War foes, but the agreement they produced was short on details about the key issue of Pyongyang's nuclear weapons. (Photo by SAUL LOEB / AFP)        (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Trump presides over a global sunset to democracy

By David A. Andelman
A shift away from globalism has been occurring for years, and it has grown ever-stronger as Trump has prioritized nationalism and many European countries have followed suit, writes David Andelman

If Democrats are the party of the people, let's act like it

By Randi Weingarten and Lee Saunders
Two powerful union leaders who are superdelegates -- Randi Weingarten, head of the AFT, and Lee Saunders, head of AFSCME -- write that they support a DNC rule change to curtail the power of those with that status
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 27:  Ivanka Trump, daughter of U.S. President Donald Trump, listens while meeting with women small business owners with Trump, not pictured, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on March 27, 2017 in Washington, D.C.  Investors on Monday further unwound trades initiated in November resting on the idea that the election of Trump and a Republican Congress meant smooth passage of an agenda that featured business-friendly tax cuts and regulatory changes. (Photo by  Andrew Harrer-Pool/Getty Images)

Ivanka's deafening silence

By Anushay Hossain
Anushay Hossain writes that Ivanka Trump must use her platform to advocate for children being forcibly separated from their parents thanks to the Trump administration's policy of zero tolerance
10 m
donald trump military school sanchez pkg ebof _00004012.jpg

When Donald Trump was separated from his family

By Michael D'Antonio
The Trump administration is wrenching immigrant kids away from their parents and locking them up, says Michael D'Antonio, a Trump biographer who sees it as an echo of the president's own childhood trauma
3 h
US President Donald Trump gestures after a press conference following the historic US-North Korea summit in Singapore on June 12, 2018. - Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hailed their historic summit on June 12 as a breakthrough in relations between Cold War foes, but the agreement they produced was short on details about the key issue of Pyongyang's nuclear weapons. (Photo by SAUL LOEB / AFP)        (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

The myth of the all-powerful Trump

By Douglas Heye
Douglas Heye writes that though many attribute Mark Sanford's loss to his anti-Trump rhetoric, the truth is that lack of allegiance to Trump may have less to do with the outcome of the primary election.

MUST WATCH

Political Op-eds 

Social commentary 

In Case You Missed It