To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Monday, August 19, 2019

Joe Conason

Joe Conason is an American journalist, author and liberal political commentator. He writes a column for Salon.com and has written a number of books, including Big Lies, which addresses what he says are myths spread about liberals by conservatives.

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Congress Must Begin An Impeachment Inquiry

BY JOE CONASON Donald Trump is no longer just a persistent object of national shame and revulsion. He has become a threat to the Constitution...

What Made Robert Mueller So Mad

BY JOE CONASON The Republican message from the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the Mueller report, featuring Attorney General Bill Barr, was perfectly blunt: Forget...

A Perilous Path To National Redemption

BY JOE CONASON Although Robert Mueller filed his massive report with the Justice Department, the special counsel must have known he was actually forwarding an...

If Trump Weren’t POTUS, He Would Be Indicted

BY JOE CONASON If Donald Trump were the president of any private or public entity – if he were the president of anything, that is,...

Send A Subpoena To Mar-A-Lago

BY JOE CONASON We were sitting on the patio at Mar-a-Lago, enjoying drinks and dinner with a few friends, when Donald Trump suddenly showed up. He...

How To Stop Worrying About Socialism

BY JOE CONASON When President Trump barks about socialism, he is probably thinking of the dark, dank and dull version that oppressed the people...

The Ultimate Proof Of Guilt

BY JOE CONASON No longer can there be any doubt that Paul Manafort expects Donald Trump to pardon him – and that Trump has encouraged...

What Was Good For Clinton Is Good For Trump

BY JOE CONASON When the Office of Special Counsel completes its assigned tasks and sends its findings to Attorney General William Barr, Americans will expect...

Cohen Embodies Trump’s Sordid Career

BY JOE CONASON Watching the Republicans strenuously berate Michael Cohen as he appeared before the House Oversight Committee, it was clear that they had no...