In the White House and in Congress, principles have been jettisoned and the nightmare scenario of the past is threatening to become today's reality.
[T]he FBI continues to be in the line of fire, and its agents are being forced to choose between loyalty to the country and personal loyalty to Trump.
Many more Americans will be doubting the legitimacy of the Mueller inquiry today than yesterday.
In a chaotic, yearlong presidency that never ceases to astound, this past week has been a turning point. But at least we can now see what shape Trump’s catastrophic game plan is taking.
The scandal is a factual, metaphorical and timely clone of Watergate.
Like in the famous bikini metaphor, those 2,890 uncovered files become irrelevant because all the attention is on what remains covered.
Sending messages one-sidedly on Twitter can’t even be called an explanation.
When the former director of the FBI breaks the code of silence, it is not certain that he does so exclusively to defend democracy.