Tag Archives: Alexander Vindman

His Personal Grudge Squad

This has been going on for years: The lineup of musicians who have asked Trump to stop playing their songs alone is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on its own. Trump ends almost every rally with the Rolling … Continue reading

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They Will Pay

Anyone who lives in California now knows to vote for Donald Trump this time. He has to carry this state. The price of him not carrying California is too high. He is a vengeful man. He never forgets and he … Continue reading

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Because This Is America

This is America. This was the second week of the Trump impeachment hearings. Those were very American. In a parliamentary system there’d be a vote of “no confidence” and snap elections. That can happen at any time – this isn’t … Continue reading

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That Air of Inevitability

Put questions of free will and determinism aside. There’s that moment when what seemed unlikely, and then seemed vaguely possible but unlikely, starts to seem possible, and then seems likely, and then quite likely, and then seems inevitable – that … Continue reading

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Moving Beyond Punishment

The New York Times’ Maggie Haberman noticed that sometime was wrong many months ago: Senator John McCain of Arizona has been dead for seven months, but President Trump’s feud with him is very much alive, and in front of a … Continue reading

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