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NOTE: Opinions are my own and do not represent the views of Roosevelt University.

The Trump administration is drifting right into the icebergs.” The Week, August 21st, 2019.

The electoral path to gun reform.The Week, August 6th, 2019.

Democrats should ditch cable news.The Week, August 1st, 2019.

Robert Mueller, improbable destroyer of the DOJ.The Week, July 25th, 2019.

Why fears of an Electoral College nightmare in 2020 are overblown.The Week, July 22nd, 2019.

The rebuke is part of the coverup.The Week, July 16th, 2019.

The gerrymandering ruling proves it: Democrats must pack the Supreme Court.The Week, June 28th, 2019.

Democrats failed the Mitch McConnell question.The Week, June 27th, 2019.

Trump’s embarrassing circus of Iran policy failure.The Week, June 19th, 2019.

The Democratic debates are going to be a fiasco.The Week, June 13th, 2019.

Buttigieg’s busted Court plan.” The Week, June 5th, 2019.

Impeach Trump on the day before the election.The Week, June 3rd, 2019.

The separation of powers is a lie.” The Week, May 31st, 2019.

Recent Opinion Journalism

“If Warren and Sanders want to beat Biden, one of the will have to drop out.” The Week, May 24th, 2019.

“The dangerous myth of American hegemony.” The Week, May 17th, 2019.

Rashida Tlaib said something extraordinary about Israel — then Republicans perverted it. ” The Week, May 14th, 2019.

The GOP is massively overplaying its hand on abortion.The Week, May 10th, 2019.

The spread of lone wolf terrorism is no accident.” May 4th, 2019.

The president must be impeached.” The Week, April 18th, 2019.

What Trump’s lousy approval rating means for his 2020 chances.The Week, April 12th, 2019.

The Mueller fallout is only the beginning.” The Week, March 25th, 2019.

The Brexit disaster could destroy the United Kingdom.The Week, March 12th, 2019.

“Elections Should Always Feel This Urgent.Buzzfeed. November 6th, 2018.

What Happens When Americans Stop Respecting Supreme Court Decisions? We’re About to Find Out.Buzzfeed. October 4th, 2018.