Eugene Robinson

11/20/2014 - 2:32pm

    The minute we glimpse a flicker of hope in the fight against climate change, Republicans in Congress announce their intention to snuff it out. Fortunately for the planet, it seems they can't.

    This week's stunning announcement of a long-...

11/20/2014 - 2:05pm

    Oh, please. All the melodramatic Republican outrage isn't fooling anybody. The only reason President Obama has to act on immigration reform is that House Speaker John Boehner won't.

    I...

11/13/2014 - 4:03pm

    The crisis in our political system is less about party than about horizon. To understand why, consider the issue of climate change.

    There is clear evidence -- presented yet again in a new...

11/13/2014 - 3:28pm

    All right, all right, I didn't see the wave coming. All those margin-of-error polls seemed to suggest that Democrats would likely hold their own -- probably not keep the Senate but make a respectable showing overall. Wrong.

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11/06/2014 - 5:57pm

    It was the fall of 1979. The Washington Post, which I considered the greatest newspaper in the world, was considering me for a job covering the District of Columbia's new mayor, an interesting character named Marion Barry. I knew that a couple of Post...

10/30/2014 - 2:25pm

    "I don't oppose all wars," said Barack Obama, then an Illinois state senator, in 2002. "What I am opposed to is a dumb war. What I am opposed to is a rash war."

    Few would...

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