This is what our politics is about now: dehumanizing people who see the world differently than you do.
When you look for the strengths in Trump, Clinton, you also find the inherent weaknesses.
The city employs the logic of a mugger in its battle with the county: You have money and I don’t.
Part of the dynamism of democratic politics is that, sometimes, our politics works stuff out on its own.
We seem to want a moment, but we don’t want to totally roll the dice.
Former mayor still surprised at roughness, betrayals of politics.
The Olympics have been a great respite from the politics of this year.
An old-school pol brings something refreshing to the table.
If Mr. Trump focuses on issues, and the press covers his speeches and positions on issues, we can regain a process worthy of our founders.
A FEW DAYS ago I spoke with a friend who is a retired cop. He was on his way to a forum on race, policing, and community relations at a local, predominantly African-American church. He is African-American. He told me he was proud of his service as