The world’s still most powerful central bank is getting a new board chair. On Thursday, President Donald Trump nominated Jerome (Jay) Powell as head of the Federal Reserve Board, the regulatory body of the U.S. central bank. In doing so, Trump is breaking with the custom of awarding a Federal Reserve board chair at [Read more]
For conspiracy theorists, there is a lot to theorize about again, starting on Thursday. That’s when the National Archives in Washington is releasing the last documents on the murder of President John F. Kennedy in 1963. There will be tens of thousands of new dots to connect, which will draw a new image of the [Read more]
It is time to speak up. It is time to accept the behavior of men like Weinstein no longer.
After fact-free politics, in comes idea-free politics.
Democrats have clearly discovered the winning strategy to beat Trump. Draw him out about a trifle from the past and he will take the bait, eyes wide open.
The debate on the reasons for Trump’s popularity is too interesting to cover with a blanket of 'out-with-Trump' smugness.
More than ever before, Washington is in danger of losing its way in the Middle East.
The members of the Clinton campaign are in very good spirits. Following the good results of Super Tuesday, the prospects of winning the presidential nomination are looking excellent. Sanders’ candidacy did not turn out to be a rocket; it was a firecracker at best. So it’s time for team Clinton to look ahead. The [Read more]
With the Clintons, you get two presidents for the price of one; an offer you can’t refuse.