Donald Trump: Fact-free!

by Bill Press -- We all have favorite sources for getting the best take on the news. And, like many of you, mine are the weekly New Yorker cartoons. The Dec. 5 more…

Trump's diabolical wrecking crew

by Bill Press -- Elections have consequences. We've said it before, but it's never been truer than it is today. Yes, elections have consequences, as Donald Trump is now proving by filling more…

The selling of the White House

by Bill Press -- Everybody knew that, sooner or later, this would be a problem. There's no way Donald Trump, with his name emblazoned on dozens of business properties around the world, more…

Who's next for Trump? David Duke?

by Bill Press -- If you even entertained the thought that Donald Trump in the White House would be different from Donald Trump on the campaign trail. Or, if after the campaign more…

No, I don't want Trump to succeed

by Bill Press -- In 2004, Thomas Frank wrote a very insightful book called "What's the Matter with Kansas?" After Tuesday's election results, he owes us another book: "What's the Matter with more…

Director J. Edgar Comey

by Bill Press -- It took 44 years after the death of J. Edgar Hoover in 1972 for the FBI to restore its reputation for honesty and impartiality. It took Director James more…

Voting for Hillary: A no-brainer

by Bill Press -- Regular readers of this column will remember two recent offerings on this crazy 2016 presidential election: one, a warning not to risk destroying everything we've gained by voting more…

Trump: The monster Republicans created

by Bill Press -- Even for Donald Trump, this was a new low. From a whole slew of previous comments, we knew he was a misogynist with zero respect for women. We more…

Don't be fooled by Gary Johnson

by Bill Press -- In many ways, this has been a disappointing presidential campaign, so I know what you're thinking: I could never vote for Donald Trump. But I'm not that excited more…