• Resistance Means More Than Voting

    by Garry Wills

    Obama is wrong to suggest that voting and only voting is the way to express one’s opposition to a tyrant like Trump.

  • Closest allies sour on U.S.

    The decline is evident in polls in Canada, Germany, Japan, UK, France and Italy. But in Russia US popularity is on the upswing.

  • Obama’s Legacy Has Already Been Destroyed

    by Andrew Sullivan

    In one respect the presidency of Donald Trump has been remarkably successful. In 17 months, he has effectively erased Barack Obama’s two-term legacy.

  • Where Is Barack Obama?

    by Julian E. Zelizer

    The former president’s reticence in the Trump era is only hurting his party.

  • Trump’s Lies vs. Obama’s

    In his first 10 months in office, Trump has told 103 separate untruths, many of them repeatedly. Obama told 18 over his entire eight-year tenure.

  • Obama is right: US democracy is fragile

    by Ruth Ben-Ghiat

    Signs abound that our freedoms are under siege, not only from foreign enemies such as Vladimir Putin but also from forces inside our country, starting with the radicalized elements of the Republican Party.