Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould / OpEd NewsApr 28, 2018
The neoconservative crusade to capture the mind of the United States did not end with the Cold War but instead entered a new and more dangerous phase. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
Bill Blum / TruthdigJun 27, 2017
Robert Mueller's investigation is about more than ousting the president. It's about respecting democratic institutions and protecting constitutional norms. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
By Robert Reich / RobertReich.orgMay 14, 2017
The question now is whether there exist 22 House Republicans who would join with House Democrats to make a majority in seeking a bill of impeachment. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
By Robert Parry / Consortium NewsMay 11, 2017
The president and his advisers hoped that the dismissal of the FBI director would end their "Russiagate" ordeal, but it might have only fanned the flames. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
Scott Ritter / TruthdigMar 14, 2017
The mere existence of a transcript of a phone conversation involving Michael Flynn, the former national security adviser (pictured), carries the potential for a Watergate-size scandal that would land on the Democrats. Dig deeper ( 12 Min. Read )
Bill Blum / TruthdigMar 13, 2017
If the president wants a full-blown investigation to address his wiretapping claims against his predecessor, let’s have it—and get the answers to three crucial questions in the process. Dig deeper ( 10 Min. Read )
Kasia Anderson / TruthdigNov 2, 2015
Fred Thompson's political career spanned several decades and included some unique twists. The former Tennessee senator died in Nashville on Sunday. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Robert Scheer / TruthdigOct 31, 2015
In the premiere episode of KCRW's "Scheer Intelligence," Truthdig's editor-in-chief sits down with John Dean, the former Nixon legal adviser who blew the lid off the Watergate scandal In this podcast, Dean offers his take on the misuse of power under the guise of national security—both during the Nixon era and today (Above, Robert Scheer interviewing President Nixon for the Los Angeles Times in 1985). Dig deeper ( 19 Min. Read )
Joe Conason / TruthdigAug 23, 2015
Hillary Hysteria is raging everywhere, from the most disreputable websites to the most respected newspapers. But why is the political press so agitated? Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
By Tim Weiner, TomDispatchJul 15, 2015
Addicted to the gutter politics that ruined him, Richard Nixon was -- as an English earl once said of the warlord Oliver Cromwell -- “a great, bad man.” Dig deeper ( 9 Min. Read )
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