E.J. Dionne Jr.

05/24/2016 - 11:00am

    From the coverage of the 2016 campaign over the last six months, you would think that American workers battered by economic change have finally won their moment in the political sun.

    After all, Donald Trump is said to be the paladin of white blue-collar men...

05/22/2016 - 8:00am

    The success of Bernie Sanders' insurgency is a marvel and an achievement.

    His showing is a mark of the anger and frustration felt by so many Americans over the abuses of capitalism that led to the crash...

05/16/2016 - 6:00pm

    "No modern precedent exists for the revival of a party so badly defeated, so intensely discredited, and so essentially split as the Republican Party is today."

    Thus wrote George Gilder and Bruce...

05/11/2016 - 11:00am

    The first rule in elections is: Go for the votes you can get. By that measure, Hillary Clinton is right to try to put the old Obama coalition on steroids.

     Donald Trump will expand the Democrats'...

05/09/2016 - 12:00am

    Donald Trump's Republican primary triumph means that this cannot be a normal election. Americans who see our country as a model of tolerance, inclusion, rationality and liberty must come together across party lines to defeat him decisively.

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05/02/2016 - 9:00am

    "When you become famous," the famous political consultant James Carville once said, "being famous becomes your profession."

    It's a sign of the stunning success of Donald Trump's...

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