To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Wednesday, January 27, 2021


Senate Seat No Kennedy Heirloom

BY FROMA HARROP Have New York Democrats lost all self-respect? Their excited talk of whether Caroline Kennedy is "interested" in Hillary Clinton's Senate seat...

Coddling Bankers, Bashing Autoworkers

BY JIM HIGHTOWER Sen. Bob Corker is ... well, a real corker. The Tennessee Republican is on the Senate banking committee that's overseeing the...

The Old Media

BY SUSAN ESTRICH In Los Angeles, where I live, there was plenty of snickering this week about Tribune Company's decision to file...

Wrangling Gavel From Rangel

BY FROMA HARROP Company gives $100,000 to congressman's pet cause. Congressman protects company tax loophole worth tens of millions. Bam! Company gives pet cause another...

Where Is John Edwards?

BY SUSAN ESTRICH Doris Kearns Goodwin could not have asked for more. The author of Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, published...